Eric Rizzo, Trumpet

Originally from the Philadelphia area, New England-based musician Eric Rizzo began playing piano at age 3 and trumpet at age 9. In 2015 he attended both the Texas Music Festival and Eastern Music Festival.  After finishing an undergraduate degree at New England Conservatory in 2016, Eric began working as a teacher as part of the Turnaround Arts program under the President’s Committee on the Arts and Humanities. In addition to music, Eric spends a good deal of his time reading about the socioeconomic influences of the cultural and regional dialects of the English and French languages.