BIOGRAPHY

Eric Chappell

Originally from Niagara, Eric Chappell studied double bass under Theodore Mayer, Joel Quarrington, and Michael Leiter. He took on his current position of assistant principal double bass with the OSM in 1999. His orchestral and chamber music career has taken him around the world, from South America and Europe to Asia and Australia. Eric also teaches at his alma mater, McGill University. As a soloist, Eric has a passion for the rich repertoire written for the double bass in the 20th and 21st centuries.th et XXIth siècles.