Areas of Instruction
Trumpet, Trombone, Music Theory, Jazz Improvisation
Eric holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Arts and Sciences (B.M.A.S), from the University of Delaware with concentrations in trumpet performance and music education. He taught for forty two years in public and private schools in Delaware, retiring as music department chair of Tower Hill School in Wilmington. He performs with the Maryland All-State Community Band, The John Philip Sousa Band of Upper Darby, the Elkton Town Band, and a local commercial dance band playing trumpet and electric bass. He was a Delaware All-State judge for forty years, with many of his private students successfully auditioning for Junior All-State Concert Band, Junior All-State Jazz Band, Senior All-State Concert Band, and Senior All-State Jazz Band.