Tom Parriott performed as Associate Principal Trumpet with the Vancouver Symphony for many years. Born in Texas, he studied Trumpet with Vincent Chicowitz of the Chicago Symphony at Northwestern University. Mr. Parriott was a man with a big heart and a big warm sound. He loved to perform in Brass Quintets and perform solo as well his orchestral job. Tom Parriott passed away about 1997 of cancer and is missed by his many friends and colleagues.