Eric Morris, Instructor, Touch Guitarist and Tenor

An alluring Sound, a Masterful Musician

                                     Short Musical Bios

             

                                                      INSTRUMENTAL SHORT BIO:

Eric graduated from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and has performed in much of Canada, 38 states of the USA, Central America and Europe. In addition to appearances worldwide singing tenor, Eric is a polished and versatile instrumentalist. In 2011 he was featured playing banjo with the Omaha Symphony Orchestra, and has played bluegrass banjo professionally. His most ardent instrumental love is the touch guitar, which Eric has played at San Francisco's Ghirardelli Square and many  temples, churches, theaters, clubs and cafes in the greater SF Bay Area. Eric also plays accordion professionally, and has accompanied himself and other singers in Italian, French, Spanish and classical repertoire. Eric is also an award winning composer and arranger, working mostly with his a cappella group of the last 22 years, the EDLOS. He is also a faculty member at Notre Dame de Namur University in Belmont, CA, teaching computer music applications, music skills, private voice, opera workshop and other classes.

 

                                                             TENOR SHORT BIO: 

Eric graduated from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, and has performed in much of Canada, 38 states of the USA, Central America and Europe. Eric sang for Luciano Pavarotti in master classes, and has sung in many operas. Eric has also specialized in contemporary classical music with  symphony orchestras worldwide. Eric toured Canada with Canada Opera Piccola, and toured the USA with the William Hall Chorale under the auspices of Columbia/Community Concerts. In the San Francisco area Eric has performed with the SF Symphony, the SF Ballet, the Lamplighters, Pocket Opera, Marin Opera, West Bay Opera, SF Opera and others. He has also performed solos in a multitude of oratorios, including works by Beethoven, Mozart, Haydn, Handel, Bach, Vivaldi, Fauré and Britten. Eric is an award winning composer and arranger, working mostly with his a cappella group of the last 22 years, the EDLOS. Eric sang first tenor with this group,  which performed with Ray Charles, Lou Rawls, Chicago, Leann Rimes, Bernadette Peters, the Temptations and even Weird Al Yankovic. He is also a faculty member at Notre Dame de Namur University in Belmont, CA, teaching computer music applications, music skills, private voice, opera workshop and other classes.