Clark Johnston

Clark Johnston playing upright bass
Clark Johnston
clark.johnston [at]
Instructor, Bass

Clark Johnston started his professional career as a bassist in 1994 and since has had the opportunity to work with the likes of Peter Appleyard, Diana Panton, Reg Schwager, and Don Thompson – just to name a few. He performs regularly with Drew Jurecka, Adrean Farrugia, James Brown, Neil Brathwaite, and Ashley St Pierre, as well as many other great musicians.

Clark has released three CDs with Shields Johnston Fielding featuring his original compositions and can be heard on many other people's recordings.

He holds a Master's degree in Music Composition as well as a Bachelor of Education from York University. In addition to teaching at Mohawk, Clark is currently on faculty at McMaster University and Hillfield Strathallan College.