Darin Parker Music - Piano Tuning and Music Instruction
PERFORMANCE  EXPERIENCE
 
Grammy Award Winner
50th Annual Grammy
Awards
  Los Angeles, CA
    Garnered five nominations and one win for the Grammy Award
 
Carnegie Hall
Lyric Baritone
New York City, NY
Library of Congress
Lyric Baritone
Washington D.C.
Music of Barbra Streisand
Lyric Baritone
White Theatre
RENT
Tom Collins
White Theatre
Time of Your Life
Wesley
MET
Ragtime  (2009)
Tateh
White Theatre
A New Brain
Gordon
The Barn Players
Beauty and the Beast
Cheese Grater
TTIP
Little Me
Ensemble/ Choreographer
OCTA
Bat Boy
Mrs.Taylor/Reverand/Roy
The Barn Players
Far From The Madding...
Henery
Theatre League
I DO! I DO!
Michael U/S
New Theatre
Kansas City Chorale
Lyric Baritone
Kansas City, MO
A Celebration Of Gershwin
Lyric Baritone Soloist
White Theatre
HONK!
CAT
White Theatre
A Chorus Line
Gregory
White Theatre
Journey In Song:
Soloist
White Theatre
Man Of La Mancha
Juan
MTH
Stravinsky's RENARD
Lyric Baritone Soloist
Columbus, GA
My Favorite Year
Alan Swann
The Barn Players
Ragtime (2004)
Tateh
White Theatre
A Little Night Music
Mr. Lindquist
The Barn Players
Is There Life After HS?
Jeff/Darin
The Chestnut
Parade
Britt Craig
White Theatre
Lumberjacks In Love
U/S
New Theatre
Solitary Confinement
Body Double
American Heartland
Evita
Che
TTIP
Henry IV (Part I)
King Henry
Goppert Theatre
The Hobbit
Gandalf
TYA
Renard
Lyric Baritone Soloist
Lyric Theatre
 
 
DIRECTING EXPERIENCE
 
Director of Worship Arts
Hillside Christian Church
Gladstone, MO
Adjunct Faculty-Music Dir.
St Paul School of Theology
Kansas City, MO
Music Director/Conductor
Fiddler on the Roof
Leawood Stage Co.
Music Director/Conductor
"Tommy"
MET
Director of Worship Arts
Christ United Methodist
Independence, MO
Assoc Director of Wshp Arts
Church of the Resurrection
Leawood, KS
Music Director
"Brigadoon"
Leawood Stage Co.
Pit Conductor
"The Producers"
Bell Road Barn
Music Director/Conductor
"Into The Woods"
JCCC
Music Director
"110 in the Shade"
OCTA
Music Director/Conductor
"Side Show"
The Barn Players
Music Director/Conductor
"Tommy"
The Barn Players
Music Director/Keys
"Do Black Patent LSRRU?"
Imago Dei
Music Director/Keys
"Rocky Horror Show"
JCCC
Choreographer/Ens
"Little Me"
OCTA
Music Director/Conductor
"Children's Letters To God"
SMSHS
Music Director
"The Full Monty"
The Barn Players
Music Director/Conductor
"Joseph And The ATD"
SMSHS
Choreographer
"Do Black Patent LSRRU?"
The Chestnut
Music Director/Conductor
"Once On This Island"
SMSHS
Music Director/Conductor
"West Side Story"
White Theatre
Pit Conductor
"Bye Bye Birdie"
TTIP
Music Director/Conductor
"Joseph and the ATD"
SMSHS
Music Director/Conductor
"Dames At Sea"
SMSHS
(International Performance)
Music Director/Conductor
"Cabaret"
White Theatre
Guest Clinician
Shawnee Mission North
USD 412
Director of Music
Ward Parkway Presbyterian
Kansas City, MO
Music Director/Conductor
Jewish Musical Memories
White Theatre
Music Director/Conductor
"Footloose"
TTIP
Director of Music
Park Hill Christian Church
Parkville, MO
Performance Supervisor
Kansas City Symphony
Kansas City, MO
Vocal Director
Richmond High School
Richmond, MO
Music Director
Sweet Adelines Chorus
Richmond, MO
Vocal Director
Liberal HS  U.S.D. 480
Liberal, KS
 
 
EDUCATION
 
Somatic Voicework-The LoVetri Method Level I, II and III Certification
Shenandoah Conservatory; Winchester, Virginia
Randy Potter School of Piano Tuning and Repair    Bend, OR
Northwest Missouri State University   Maryville, MO
B.S. Ed. Vocal Music Education   Graduate
Vandercook College of Music   Chicago, IL
  VoiceCare Network   Collegeville, MN
 
 
HONORS AND ORGANIZATIONS
 
New York Singing Teachers Association (NYSTA)
{Currently, the only member from Kansas}
National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS)
Piano Technicians Guild  (PTG)            
National Eagle Scout Association (NESA)            
Sachem Messenger Eagle   Tribe of Mic-O-Say
Kansas City Chorale (Grammy Award Winning)
Kansas City Symphony Chorus  
American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)    
Music Educators National Conference (MENC)    
Missouri Music Educators Association (MMEA)    
All-Collegiate Choir  
Northwest Missouri State University  Tower Choir   President 
Celebration--Show Choir/Madrigal Singers
Celebration Music Arranger
Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia (Professional Music Fraternity)
 
REFERENCES
{ available upon request }
 
HOBBIES
Windsurfing, Composing, Rock Climbing, Scouting, Sailing, Collecting Dopey the Dwarf
Being an all around good guy!  :)