Erik Lawrence


Erik Lawrence 

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