Kate Clark graduated from the University of Sydney on modern and baroque flutes in 1985. In the same year she was a finalist in the Australian National Flute Competition and guest principal flute with the Australian Chamber Orchestra. From 1986-1990 she studied baroque and classical flutes with Barthold Kuijken at the Royal Conservatorium in The Hague gaining her Soloist's Diploma "cum laude”, and from 1990-1992 renaissance flute at the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis in Switzerland with Anne Smith. Since 1988 Kate Clark has performed and recorded throughout Europe, in the USA as a soloist and with various ensembles. Kate gives lectures and courses all over Europe and beyond. Since 1996 she teaches renaissance, baroque, classical and romantic flutes at the Royal Conservatorium of The Hague.