Eric Reed is the newest member of the American Brass Quintet, and serves on the horn and chamber music faculties at The Juilliard School. In addition to his work with the ABQ, he performs regularly with the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, Orchestra of St. Luke's and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra. Eric is a former member of the Canadian Brass and Carnegie Hall's Ensemble Connect, as well as the Oregon, New World, and Harrisburg Symphonies. He has performed with dozens of New York City's cultural organizations, including The Metropolitan Opera, New York Philharmonic and American Ballet Theater.
Eric holds degrees from Rice University's Shepherd School of Music and The Juilliard School. He is a member of the newly formed Ensemble Échappé, a sinfonietta dedicated to music of the 21st century. He has recently given world premiere performances of works by John Zorn, Eric Ewazen, William Bolcom, Steven Franklin, Robert Paterson, Kenneth Fuchs and Eric Nathan.