Parker Emmerson January 25, 2008
821 Indian Springs Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Artistic Interests and Experience
Oil painting: A number of paintings purchased for private collections. CD available upon
Drawing: Pastels, pencil and ink, primarily.
Other media: Blacksmithing, sculpture and photography
Art History: Completed AP Art History course with a 4 on the AP exam, 2003-04. Have
spent numerous hours visiting many museums in the U.S. and France. I am
especially interested in modern painting, from the impressionist period forward.
Music composition: I have been composing since I was 8 years old, primarily for piano.
Several of my pieces were performed in recitals in Chapel Hill and Vermont and
by My Band, The Clinic. CD’s available upon request.
Piano: I have played the piano most of my life, with formal study since elementary school.
I studied with Greg McCallum in high school, and I performed in the CHMTA
Honors recital my junior year. I am currently studying with James Johnston at
Voice: I was a soloist with The Raleigh Boychoir for 3 years and performed in concerts
throughout North Carolina, at Epcot Center and in a number of cathedrals and
Antioch College, Yellow Springs, Ohio, Fall 2006-present. Recipient of The Jewel Graham
Community Responsibility Scholarship (Antioch’s highest merit scholarship)
Anticipated Major: Science of Consciousness.
UNC-Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC summer, 2007. Philosophy of Science course
School of the Art Institute of Chicago, summer, 2007. Painting course.
Emerson Waldorf High School, Chapel Hill, NC, HS diploma, June, 2006
East Chapel Hill High School, Chapel Hill, NC, August, 2003-April, 2005
The Lawrenceville School, Lawrenceville, NJ, September, 2002-June, 2003
Putney School Summer Programs, summers 2001, 2002, 2003
Durham Academy, Durham, NC, Kindergarten-8th grade
Organizations / Affilations:
Church of the Holy Family, Chapel Hill, NC
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