Eric Sanders is a drummer and classical percussionist, originally from New York. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Music Education and was awarded the prestigious Performer's Certificate in Classical Percussion Performance from Penn State and went for his Masters Degree in Jazz Performance on the drum set at NYU. Sanders studied with John Riley and Dom Famularo, as well as taking some private lessons with Jojo Mayer and Mike Clark. One of the main drum instructors at the Atlanta Institute of Music, Eric has been teaching, gigging, and recording in Atlanta since 1996 and has toured throughout the U.S. and overseas, working with numerous groups and artists that run the gamut of musical styles. He has released 2 solo percussion CDs of original compositions on his own label, Flam Five Records, and is currently working on a 3rd disc, as well as writing a snare drum book and college curriculum.

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Some artists and bands I've worked with over the years:

Col. Bruce Hampton
Barry Richman
The YETI Trio
Gibb Droll
Derek McCoy Trio
Stuck Mojo
Liz Melendez
Wolf Hoffmann
Rob Thorworth
Damian Cartier
Mad Margritt
Chris Duarte
Wabi Sabi
Carl Culpepper
Brighter Shade
Alan Barnes
Geoff Achison
Andy Birdsall
Wes Funderburk
Lola Gulley
J. Stewart
Lester Walker
Blueground Undergrass
Guyton Maurice
Kelly Hart Band