Jeffrey Paik started playing the cello at age 5 in Oakville, Ontario, in the Suzuki program. He completed the Grade 9 practical exam in 2020 with honors and has moved through the Royal Conservatory Orchestral training program. Jeffrey currently studies with Tricia Balmer in Toronto where he was a 2x award winner of the Davenport Music Festival. Upon moving to Owen Sound in 2017, he joined the Georgian Bay Symphony for a year and represented Grey County Kiwanis at provincials for the past two years. In 2019, Jeffrey was a featured performer at the first SweetWater Next Wave Showcase.
He will be graduating from OSDSS in June 2021 as an honour student. He’s headed to the University of Toronto to study cello performance at the Faculty of Music.