Musician and Actor, Mih
While studying under former Florida Orchestra Principal Percussionist Robert McCormick, Eric Plewinski received his Bachelor of Music degree from the University of South Florida where he was awarded the Outstanding Merit Award in Percussion.
During his Tampa, FL residency, he performed in various theatre productions such as “Fiddler On The Roof” and “Man Of La Mancha” and as an orchestral percussionist with The Florida Orchestra and the Southwest Florida Symphony. Eric was also a member of the national touring ensembles backing operatic tenor Michael Amante and Grammy award-winning Broadway singer Bernadette Peters and can be heard as a member of the McCormick Percussion Group on Music For Keyboard Percussions and The Music of Gui Sook Lee, both of which are distributed through NAXOS. Eric performs frequently with the Great Noise Ensemble, a Washington D.C. based contemporary music ensemble.
Currently, he is pursuing his Master of Music degree at the University of Maryland, College Park and is honored to be studying with F. Anthony Ames and Jauvon Gilliam, both members of the esteemed National Symphony Orchestra (Washington D.C.) and Dr. Lee Hinkle.
Eric is a versatile performer with a thorough background in classical, contemporary, rock/pop and Broadway/musical theater.