Eric ReyesAssistant Professor of Music Instruction and Director of Choral Activities
Born and raised in Southern California, Mexican-American conductor, pianist and vocalist Eric D. Reyes seeks to make music that communicates beauty, inspires hope and brings about unity among people.
Eric has served a variety of ensembles including:
- Southern California Children's Chorus
- Moody Chorale
- University of Michigan Orpheus Singers
- University of Michigan Arts Chorale
- Community Chorus of Detroit
He was one of eight rising conductors selected thoughout the country to participate in a conducting masterclass led by Ann Howard Jones and Jerry McCoy at the 2017 American Choral Directors Association National Conference in Minneapolis. At the University of Michigan, Eric was a recipient of the Brehm Endowed Fellowship in Choral Conducting. Eric is most grateful for teachers and mentors who ceaselessly inspire and encourage him, namely Dr. Eugene Rogers, Dr. Xiangtang Hong and Dr. Jerry Blackstone.
When not making music, Eric can be found sipping a cup of coffee while journaling, or at the beach with a good book in hand. SDG.
- M.M., University of Michigan
- B.Mus., Moody Bible Institute