Eric Vanderwall


Eric studied guitar with Neal Grandstaff at Oregon State University and graduated magna cum laude in 2012. He has been based in Portland since July 2012.

Eric is adept in a variety of styles including: solo fingerstyle (blues, rags, classical, folk songs, etc.), accompanying singer/songwriters, country lead guitar, Celtic/folk accompaniment, big band rhythm guitar, solo instrumental Beatles covers with effects and loops, saxophone-guitar duo and in klezmer/Middle Eastern groups.

Eric is involved with the following groups:

Poison'Us (Poison tribute band) | YouTube

The Carroll Raaum Swing Orchestra (swing band)

Pine Street Junction (country/pop) | Facebook

The Fire Fingers Band (Celtic duo/trio) | Facebook            

The Bobwhite Big Band (swing, blues and Latin)

Percy Bernstein Orchestra (klezmer)