Erik is a professional singer/songwriter, guitarist and arranger in Orlando, Florida, which has been his home since 1998. Erik has also been an active performer at Walt Disney World and Universal Studios. Erik won a Contemporary A cappella Recording Award (CARA) for his work with powerhouse jazz/rock/funk quartet Return 2 Zero. Erik’s latest musical projects keep his busy – he is a founding member and musical director for ECHO, and he also performs regularly with the Atlantic City Boys (a Frankie Valli tribute show) and the British Revolution rock band at EPCOT. Erik is honored to have performed with or opened for such acts as Frankie Valli & the Four Seasons, Vanessa Williams, Michael Crawford, Foreigner, Jessica Simpson and The Monkees, among others.
Erik is a 1997 graduate of Carnegie Mellon University, where he received his B.F.A. in Vocal Performance. While at Carnegie Mellon, Erik studied under Grammy Award-winning Conductor Robert Page.