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Eric McDonald is a fast rising face on the traditional music scene. A former student at Boston's Berklee College of Music, he is accomplished as a mandolinist and DADGAD guitarist. His refined accompaniment can be heard on recordings by artists such as Katie McNally, Brendan Carey Block, Pesky J. Nixon, Rebecca Wudarski and others. He tours as a member of the inter-continental Scottish trio Cantrip, as well as alongside fine musicians such as Will Woodson, Ryan McKasson, Connor Garvey, Andrea Beaton and others. Eric's debut solo release "Rove" is a combination album of mandolin/guitar duets alongside guitarist Bethany Waickman and a collection of traditional ballads, self-accompanied. Eric is a well known instructor, having spent five years on staff at the Club Passim School of Music in Cambridge MA, teaching privately and annually at summer camps such as Maine Fiddle Camp.


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3/24 McKasson, McLane & McDonald

Barrett hall, south strafford VT

3/25 McKasson, McLane & McDonald

chailey estate, newburyport ma

3/26 McKasson, McLane, Woodson & McDonald

blackstone river theatre, cumberland ri

3/30 Will Woodson & Eric McDonald

House Concert, Brownington VT

3/31 Will Woodson & Eric McDonald

The Ceilidh Barn, Sheldon VT