Erik Harris, Double Bass
Erik Harris, contrabass
Born in New York City and raised in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Erik Harris began his musical studies on guitar at age 5 and switched to double bass at age 13. He attended the Juilliard School on a full scholarship, where he studied with noted double bass pedagogue Homer Mensch. While at Juilliard Mr. Harris won the double bass concerto competition and performed as soloist with the Juilliard Symphony.
He went on to receive both his bachelor’s and master’s degrees ...