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Eric McPherson

Musician of Jazz

Jazz drummer from NYC. He attended LaGuardia High School of the Arts. He has performed in the New York All City High School and McDonald's High School Tri-State Big Bands. He was awarded a full scholarship by the Hartt School of Music at the University of Hartford in Connecticut to study at the school's Jackie McLean Institute. While still a student, he joined Jackie McLean's band. Since then he has played with artists like Abraham Burton, Andrew Hill, Pharoah Sanders, Richard Davis (2), Avishai Cohen, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Jason Moran, Greg Osby and Jeremy Pelt. Besides his performances he works as a music educator and conducts workshops and master classes worldwide.

  • Drums
  • Percussion
Popular Tracks   
Line Of Flight on Outlook by Various Artists
Ascension on Lyla by Avishai Cohen
Lyla on Lyla by Avishai Cohen
Handsonit on Lyla by Avishai Cohen
The Sequel on Vice Versa by Bram de Looze, Felix Henkelhausen & Eric McPherson
The Evolving Etude on Lyla by Avishai Cohen
How Long - Reflected on Lyla by Avishai Cohen
NYChepinsón on NYChepinsón by David Virelles, Ben Street & Eric McPherson
Alter Ego on Greene Street Vol. 1 by Will Sellenraad, Eric McPherson & Rene Hart
Outlook on Outlook by Various Artists

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Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Unplanned WaysAlessandro Lanzoni, Thomas Morgan, Eric McPherson2019Album
AsteroideaBorderlands Trio, Stephan Crump, Kris Davis, Eric McPherson2017Album
Elevation (Songs From Afar)Lucian Ban, Abraham Burton, John Hebert, Eric McPherson Special Guests Mat Maneri, Gavril Țărmure2016Album
ContinuumEric McPherson2007Album
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