Eric's the name, and Music is my game.
They say music is the language of the soul. It’s certainly true for Eric. Since entering the biz in 2009, he's earned a notable reputation as a unique Musician and an inspiring Teacher.
Welcome to SAXOGRAM, my name is Eric and I'm a professional saxophonist based in Vancouver, BC... that's Canada. Trapped at home? Need some music? Follow me and let me play some sax for you! #Saxogram is my initiative to bring live music straight to everyone's doorsteps with my saxophone. What's your favorite song? Jazz, Pop, or plain old Cheesiness, I'd love to give it a blow! It's not JUST about saxophone though... yup, I've got great videos of sax action here, but I will also give you tips and lessons on how to play the saxophone and become a better musician in general. Sounds like something you'd like to hear about? Hit that SUBSCRIBE button and we'll see you in the comments! Vancouver friends, do you have someone with who you'd like to send a Saxogram? I'll show up at their door and serenade them with the sax! Let me know in the comments and let's party!
Are you trying to get better on your instrument?
You've come to the right place
- A. Solomakha, School Teacher, North Vancouver
"Eric Tsang is a seasoned and gifted musician... excelled in every musical endeavour he puts his mind to. Along with performing, composing, arranging, recording, teaching bands, drumlines and choirs, Eric finds time to share his knowledge and experience in the classroom and one-on-one sessions."
- Dr. K.V. Lee, University of British Columbia
"Eric Tsang is an awesome young music teacher with diverse pedagogical strategies that musicians appreciate. His use of unorthodox skills truly engages and inspires the critical minds of students."
- J. Lui, Music Teacher, STMC
"Simply the best, better than all the rest"
Eric studied jazz saxophone under renowned artists Campbell Ryga and Mike Allen. He attained a Bachelor of Jazz Studies from Capilano University, a Bachelor of Music Education and a Master of Music Education in Curriculum Studies from UBC.
He was the former Music Director of John Oliver Secondary where he ran a music program of 300+ students. He also directed the Jazz Program at Lord Byng Secondary. In 2009, Mr. Tsang received the Don Wright Scholarship in Instrumental Education in recognition of his achievement in instrumental education. In addition, Eric was nominated for the MusiCounts Teacher of the Year Award in 2015.
Eric performs with some of the best musicians in Vancouver. He is the baritone saxophonist and the manager of The Phonix Band and the marketing director of The Back On Stage App.