Mr. Eddie is a double bassist from the Metro Detroit area of Michigan. He began his musical studies at the age of 10 and fell in love with the double bass and classical music through his experience performing in a local youth orchestra. His interest in music led him to Stanford University in California, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in Music with Honors. Additionally, he has studied the double bass with Robert Stiles of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and Robin Kesselman of the Houston Symphony. Besides his involvement in performing and teaching, he has also worked as a Music Library Apprentice at the Houston Grand Opera. Mr. Eddie is passionate about teaching music, and is thrilled to share the joy he has found in music with students at the academy, no matter where they are on their musical journey!