Saxophonist and Flutist: 2 Grammys as founding member of the Levon Helm Band, multi-platinum record with the Spin Doctors, has appeared on most major stages and festivals, tv shows, hundreds of recordings, thousands of appearances, millions of miles traveled)
Sound and Vibrational Healer: Utilizing traditional and original techniques including toning, tuning forks, Tibetan bowls and especially the deep vibrational tones of his personal sound on saxophones and flutes.
Educator: previously taught at Williams College, Dartmouth, Montclair State University, The Putney School, and many others. Private lessons available in the NY Metro area and via Skype/Facetime: sax, flute and improvisation on all instruments
Journalist: published in JazzTimes, The Audiophile Voice, Chronogram, Roll, Elmore, Musical Family
Photographer and Poet: Lifelong passion in both fields.
With over 30 years experience as a performer and college educator Erik is available for:
Private lessons, in person or via Skype/Facetime (sax, flute, improvisation, sound healing techniques)
Lectures, workshops, seminars, retreats, clinics
Concerts (solo to larger ensembles): Jazz, original music, music of and inspired by Levon Helm and The Band, Healing/Meditation Music, Music/Poetry events
Journalist assignments, liner notes, articles, reviews