Eric McCullough is a guitarist and professor of music located in the Baltimore area. He holds a Master of Music degree from Peabody Conservatory (studying with Julian Gray) and a Bachelor of Music degree from Towson University (studying with Michael Decker).
He currently serves as the Guitar Department Coordinator & Interim Music Department Coordinator at Carroll Community College and is also guitar faculty at Towson University. At Carroll Community College he has taught a variety of courses including Applied Guitar Lessons, Guitar Ensemble, Music Theory, Music Appreciation, Music Fundamentals, History of Rock & Roll, and more.
Eric specializes in both classical and electric guitar technique. His classical experience is extensive and includes masterclass performances (for Manuel Barrueco, The Katona Twins, Alvaro Pierri, and Paul Galbraith), competition wins (Baltimore Music Club Competition, The Friedmann Gordon Competition, Towson University Talent Award Competition), and a variety of both solo and chamber/ensemble performances. Eric has also performed extensively in a number of different Rock groups and is currently writing, recording, and performing in the band We Love The Underground. We Love The Underground has opened for a number of national acts including 10 Years, Sebastian Bach, L.A. Guns, and more. We Love The Underground released a full length album entitled “Children of the Program” on 3/5/16 that has been met with rave reviews from Maryland press. The band is currently promoting the new album and will be performing extensively within the tri-state (MD, PA, VA) area. Music from Eric’s bands has been broadcast both nationally and internationally.
Eric is endorsed by Hill Guitar Company, Onboard Research/Intellitouch Tuners, InTune Guitar Picks, SIT Strings, WB Gear, and Levy’s Leathers.