Darcy received her ARCT in Piano Performance in 2012 and her ARCT in Piano Pedagogy in 2014. Darcy studied at the Academy of Music at Mount Royal University, has been a regular participant in the Calgary Performing Arts Festival (formerly the Kiwanis Music Festival), and was a provincial finalist of the Canadian Music Competition 3 times. Exploring her passion in music and teaching, Darcy van Helen is currently a third year university student at the University of Calgary, studying both Music and Education. Darcy has worked with reputable Calgary piano teachers including Linda Kundert and Dr. Lana Henchell. Darcy is currently leading the choir at Holy Nativity Anglican Church as organist and choir director and is excited to be teaching private piano lessons as well.