Jyotindra Parekh


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Rice Music House

Jyotindra (JP) Parekh is the owner of Rice Music House in Columbia, South Carolina.  He is very active in educational programs within his community and has served the industry on many levels including being on the NAMM Board of Directors.  His long industry history includes over 25 years with his longtime friend and mentor Bill McCormick.  The two worked together at Jordan Kitt’s Music and JP often points out what an incredible learning ground that was for him.  JP’s own leadership at Rice Music House and within the industry has been an important contribution, especially in the area of promoting music education and musical performances.