Parker Heck is a UNC-Asheville graduate with a B.A. in Music Performance and was the recipient of the Helen B. Edelstein Scholarship for Piano. He has been teaching for five years, working with a wide range of ages and experiences. Additionally, he has worked for three years in the Keys for Kidz program, a subsidized piano class project (hosted at Piano Lab) that provides lessons for under-served children in the Asheville community.
In addition to teaching, he also composes and performs, and he owns and operates Jump Ship Records, a recording studio that specializes in folk and classical music. Before teaching piano, he spent five years coaching both year-round and summer league swim teams. Parker is a well-rounded musician who also plays guitar, banjo, cello, and upright and electric bass. In his free time, he also likes to read and spend late night hours writing his first book. He and his wife Kendal live in East Asheville.He is married to Isaac Dickson Elementary School teacher Kendal Marie Heck, and the two happily reside in the Asheville area.
Recording Opportunities for Piano Lab Students!
So, just let me know if you’re interested, and we’ll take it from there.