Eric is an in-demand teacher and clinician in the Dallas-Ft. Worth area. He currently teaches privately in Coppell ISD. He has previously held positions at University of Texas at Arlington, Texas State University-San Marcos, and Texas Lutheran University. As a clinician, Eric has worked with students from all over the country.

All of Eric’s educational books are available from K. Wylie Publications:

Sight-Reading Skills for the Mallet Percussionist is a progressive study with over 100 sight-reading examples and 50 technical exercises. This book can help percussionists at any level improve their reading skills.

 

 

Solo Collection for the Young 4-Mallet Marimbist is a set of a dozen solos ordered progressively for beginning mallet players. It is a collection of 10 folk songs and 2 originals that will help teach not only marimba technique, but also basic melodic and harmonic structures.

 

Stylistic Adventures for Two Mallets is a mallet etude book with sections for both intermediate and advanced students. It explores many styles such as pop, classical, ragtime, Americana, Brazilian choro, Afro-Cuban montuno, and much more. These varying styles will help students expand their musicality and improve technique, since different styles present varying challenges.