Jamie Parker's achievements are both lengthy and impressive. He trained at the Vancouver Academy of Music and the University of British Columbia where he studied with Kum Sing Lee, and later he received his Master of Music and Doctor of Musical Arts at The Juilliard School with Adele Marcus. Dr. Parker is currently the Rupert E. Edwards Chair in Piano Performance on the music faculty at the University of Toronto. Concerts given by Dr. Parker consistently garner artistic acclaim. His style has earned him praise as "one of the most searching musical intellects and 10 of the nimblest fingers in the business" according to The Globe and Mail. He has made frequent appearances on CBC, and has performed on Bravo!, the CanWest Global Network, MuchMusic and a myriad of stations across the globe. A consummate professional, he is recognized as a soloist, a chamber musician and as the pianist for Canada's foremost ensemble, the Gryphon Trio.