New England-based percussionist Eric Huber has performed with many of the area’s major ensembles including the Boston Pops, Boston Symphony, Boston Ballet, Springfield Symphony, Portland Symphony, Rhode Island Philharmonic, and Pro Arte Chamber Orchestra. He is the Principal Timpanist of the New Bedford Symphony, heads the percussion studio at the University of Massachusetts Boston, and is on faculty at the New England Conservatory of Music in the Preparatory School. Eric currently serves as the Vice President of the Massachusetts Chapter of the Percussive Arts Society.
Outside of New England, Eric has performed with the National Symphony, Baltimore Symphony, Detroit Symphony, Charleston Symphony, Jacksonville Symphony, Richmond Symphony, and Honolulu Symphony. His summer engagements have included fellowships at the Spoleto Festival USA, National Repertory Orchestra, AIMS, Aspen Music Festival, and National Orchestral Institute.
Eric holds a bachelor’s degree from Temple University, a master’s degree from Boston University, and pursued postgraduate studies at the New England Conservatory of Music. He studied with Will Hudgins, Tim Genis, Angela Zator Nelson, Don Liuzzi, Alan Abel, and Anthony Orlando.
Eric endorses Majestic Percussion and Mapex Drums.