Award Winning Flamenco Guitarist Eric Harper creates not only a unique sound all his own but his music is melodically entrancing, virtuosically ferocious and harmonically soul-stirring to the core. He has four CDs that reflect his many styles: Eric Harper, A Very Timely Christmas, Rompera Madrugada and Ribeira. Eric Harper began his education in classical music at the Conservatory of Braga in Portugal. After completing his education in Europe he returned to the USA and attended the prestigious Berklee College of Music; graduating with a Bachelor of Music in film scoring "Magna Cum Laude" in just over two years. After graduation he moved to Los Angeles where he lived for eight years to hone his skills both as a songwriter/composer, but as well, as a performer. Eric is the winner of multiple awards including: the Yamaha Young Performing Artists Award and the Guitar Mania Contest 2014, and a finalist in the Morton Gould Composer Award and the Lennon Songwriting Competition.
Eric has performed all over the world in many countries including Spain, Mexico, Portugal, Switzerland, France, China, Israel, USA and Canada. He has performed with Multi-Grammy award winner KC Porter, Chinese Pop Sensation Cheng Lin, Santana Producer JB Eckl, Pop Sensation Andy Grammar and many others. Dazzling audiences of thousands Eric continues to hone his performance and song-writing skills in beautiful British Columbia. Eric is recently back from a 24 concert tour in July 2014 throughout the USA and appeared at the Filberg Festival and performed for 4000 people at the Vancouver Island Symphony's summer show in Nanaimo in August.
Other things you might like to know about Eric!
- Co-Composed the music for the latest movie starring Kevin Spacey entitled "Inseparable". Directed by Dayyan Eng.
- Composed music for the multi-award winning film "Waiting Alone" by Dayyan Eng.
- Composed for Adidas.
- Composed, recorded and performed for Chinese Superstar Lin Cheng.
- Composed music for over 30 TV shows including "How I Met Your Mother", "Top Gear", "Kitchen Nightmare", "The Ultimate Fighter", "Holidate", "My Fair Wedding", "GhostHunters" and several others.
Performed extensively throughout the US, Canada, Portugal, Spain, China, Switzerland, Spain, France and Israel.