Our teachers

Julia Parker McMinn


Julia is the owner and director of Parker Piano.  A native of Fort Worth, she received BM and MM degrees in Piano from Texas Christian University.  Julia is an inspiring teacher who encourages her students to give their best and perform with excellence.

Spring B. Seals, NCTM

Spring Seals, Piano teacher

Spring is a Nationally Certified Teacher of Music.  She has a BM from Oklahoma Baptist University and an MM from TCU.  Spring has taught at Parker Piano for 4 years.  She is dedicated to providing the best learning environment for her students to help them thrive at the piano.

Emily Tran

Emily Tran piano teacher

Emily has a master's degree in Piano Pedagogy from TCU.  She desires to utilize her musical knowledge and skills to create new opportunities and experiences for the community around her.  She is an energetic and caring teacher who teaches with excellence in mind!

Eric Wonyong Jo

Eric Jo piano teacher

Born in Korea, Eric began studying piano at the age of 6.  He moved to the US in 2002, later earning a master's degree in Piano Performance from Indiana University.  Eric is currently studying for an Artist's Diploma with Tamas Ungar at TCU.  

Matthew Gifford

Matthew Gifford voice teacher

Matthew has a master's degree in Vocal Pedagogy from TCU.  He is active in the National Association of Teachers of Singers and frequently adjudicates for competitions around the DFW area.

Marena Bickford

Marena Bickford piano teacher

Marena is currently pursuing her Masters degree in music at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.  She has a BA in Music from The Master's University.  Marena loves teaching piano and helping students develop a love for music! 

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