Darren is based in Toronto, Canada and his professional career as a CPA involves roles
income tax and financial advisor as well as an accounting and finance instructor.
He has been
involved with the Piano Texas Amateurs Program for several years and performed with
Worth Symphony Orchestra in 2014. Exploring the chamber music repertoire is central
Darren’s musical activities and he is one of the founders of the Rosedale Quintet,
primarily of high-level amateur musicians. As a quintet, they have recently performed
works of Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, and Franck. He is also currently involved in
ambitious multi-year project, under the partial guidance of Dr. Gwendolyn Mok, of
most of the solo piano works of Ravel.
In his remaining time, Darren has travelled the world extensively as a highly competitive
in search of the perfect race. Highlights of his pre-COVID 19 marathon running exploits
those in Boston, Chicago, London, Paris, Berlin, Frankfurt, Rotterdam, and Fukuoka.