Eric Miyashiro (b. 13 July 1963, Honolulu, Hi.) is an American composer, arranger, producer and trumpeter.
Born into a musical family, Mr. Miyashiro spent his early days in Honolulu studying both classical and pop/jazz music, later moving to Berklee College of Music to continue his education.
Since leaving school, he has toured worldwide with Buddy Rich, Woody Herman, Stevie Wonder, Tower of Power, and performed with many other artists and orchestras around the globe.
Eric now resides in Japan, where he is the first call studio/session/solo player, and is also very active as a leader of his own bands, EM band and the Blue Note All Star Jazz Orchestra. Eric's versatility has been showcased in many television shows, radio, and film scores. He is also known as an accomplished composer, arranger, and producer.
Eric is a visiting trumpet/popular music professor at Kunitachi College of Music, Showa Music Academy, Senzoku Gakuen College of Music, and Osaka University of Arts.
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