Eric began studying musical instruments at the age of four, and progressed to private piano study at the age of six. At the age of ten, he discovered his desire to play the drums, and has been playing ever since. He enjoys playing and practicing jazz as well as world rhythms. Eric also enjoys learning other instruments as well as music theory in order to better understand his musical role as a drummer. Eric has also studied the guitar, and is currently learning how to play the piano.