Eric Baumgartner received jazz degrees from Boston’s Berklee College of Music and Chicago’s
DePaul University. He works as a composer, arranger and clinician for the Willis Music Co. and
the Hal Leonard Corp. His dozens of works include the popular jazz series Jazzablities and Jazz
Connections. He also creates the CD orchestrations for many Willis titles. Eric has conducted
teacher workshops throughout the US, Australia and the UK. Eric currently lives in Atlanta where
he performs with various jazz, pop and theater groups.