Mark Edwards was awarded First Prize at the 2012 Bruges Harpsichord Competition.
The festival, which engages young performers from all over the world, awards winners with a monetary prize, as well as a series of concerts in which they can showcase their abilities to a wider audience.
After completing his Master’s degree at McGill, Edwards was accepted at the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, New York. He is currently there studying organ with David Higgs and organ improvisation and harpsichord with William Porter.
In his leisure time, he serves as director of music and organist at the Rochester Episcopal Church of the Ascension.