About Eric Waters
Get to know Eric Waters
* Specializing in:
Guitar (all styles). All ages welcome for lessons.
* Bachelor of Music Degree:
George Mason University (BM Degree in Guitar Performance).
* GWU Music Faculty:
Taught Classical & Jazz Guitar at George Washington University (16 years).
* Mel Bay Publications:
Two Books Published by Mel Bay.
* Classical Guitar Magazine (UK):
Classical Guitar Magazine describes Mr. Waters work as, “Scholarly...”
* Pulitzer Prize Cartoonist, Walt Handelsman (for AARP):
Produced music for 6 Cartoons with Pulitzer Prize Cartoonist Walt Handelsman.
* Waters Music Design, LLC (Owner):
Producing music used by...
Disney, AARP, Real Housewives of Atlanta, Verizon, PVH Corp. (Calvin Klein),
David Yurman Jewelers, Heluva Good Snack Company, Tropical Smoothie Cafe,
McGraw-Hill Publishing, & more.
* Virginia Community College Artist Residency Program (Candidate):
Selected by the Virginia Commission for the Arts.
* Guitar Player Magazine:
Contributed as an Author.
* Mid-Atlantic Song Contest:
Served as a Judge.
* Prizes in Regional and National Music Competitions.
Music for Flute & Guitar (Mel Bay Publications):
Classical music arranged for Flute & Guitar by Eric Waters.
Guitar Music from Tres libros de música (Mel Bay Publications):
The oldest surviving music for the guitar (Alonso Mudarra, 1546).
Transcribed & edited from the original tablature by Eric Waters
Classical Guitar Magazine Review:
Classical Guitar Magazine says:
The Renaissance Vihuela & Guitar (Book by Frank Koonce)
“Mudarra's guitar pieces are transcribed & thoughtfully edited by Waters.”
FORMER STUDENTS INCLUDE:
Nate McFarland (from the band... Parachute):
Appearances on Tonight Show, Times Square New Years Celebration with Jonas Brothers, Jimmy Kimel.
Jacob Hemphill (from the band... Soja):
Appearances on Tonight Show, USA Today, Opening act for Dave Matthews.