Trained by the great Andres Segovia, Eric Henderson is a guitar virtuoso who covers a vast repertoire with technical mastery and passionate delivery. In concert he often plays a traditional selection, such as a Spanish piece by Torroba or a work by Bach, followed by his arrangement of a rock classic, such as “Paint it Black” by the Stones or “Little Wing” by Jimi Hendrix. Another element that sets Eric apart is his performance of captivating original compositions. These are melodic and accessible yet complex and full of surprises.
Eric Henderson’s playing shows how the guitar can transcend genres. He is unconventional in a most compelling way.