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 tradition selection, such as a Spanish piece or a work by Bach, juxtaposed with his arrangement of a rock classic, such as “Paint it Black” by the Stones or “Little Wing” by Jimi Hendrix, followed by one of his own mesmerizing compositions. His compositions and captivating performances convey a sense of wonder and spontaneity that connects with the audience.
Eric Henderson’s playing shows how the guitar can transcend genres. He is unconventional in a most compelling way.