2018: Erik's adventures with the Army Field Band continue to take him to exciting places! March brings the Field Band down the east coast to Florida, where Erik will have a chance to perform concerts for Veterans in the Tampa Bay area, as well as teach students of Dr. Lynn Musco at Stetson University! In April, Erik travels to Norway to participate in the Norwegian Military Tattoo and to perform concerts in Oslo and Skien.
10 November: Novacane Quartet is happy to collaborate again with Dr. Rose Sperrazza and her fabled Chicago Clarinet Ensemble. The two groups are combining forces with creative writers, dancers, clarinetist Eric Mandat, and composer Noah Potter to present an event called Music In Motion. The event will showcase a world premiere for clarinet ensemble with new choreography designed by Asher Waldron.
30 September: Novacane Quartet is performing in Recital at Indiana University. 7pm, Ford Hall
26-30 September: Erik is touring NY, OH, and IN with the US Army Field Band Clarinet Quartet, giving concerts and masterclasses to students interested in auditioning for the Army Band.
17 September: The United States Army Field Band Clarinet Choir recently performed a concert of new arrangements, including Erik's version of Strauss' Till Eulenspiegels lustige streiche. Concert recording below.
TUSAFB Clarinet Choir | Burtonsville, MD September 2017
Ann Street Trio. Live at An Die Musik | Baltimore, MD July 2017