Born: May 24, 1976
Pianist Eric Verlinde has excited audiences worldwide with his energetic and passionate performances. He is in high demand and is constantly performing, refining the sound and creating new music. His different groups create music that is creative, spontaneous, superbly structured and melodic. Currently, he works with Josephine Howell at El Gaucho, The EntreMundos Quarteto (a Brazilian samba ensemble) and a number of top Northwest musicians.
“Verlinde’s piano solos explore melodic and rhythmic motives through repetition and
variation. His playing smolders with joyful energy and balanced clarity.” - Steve Griggs
Earshot Magazine June 2014