Eric Stanley performed for President Bill Clinton at Elliot Masie’s Learning 2011 in October.
“You were amazing at Learning 2011 – it was an honor to have been so emotionally moved by the music that drives you to be an extraordinary person.“
In this YouTube video, you can listen to Bill Clinton mentioning Eric Stanley.
Musical maestro Eric Stanley is a 20-year old uprising Junior studying Musical Performance in Classical Violin at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, VA. The Virginia native brings a soothing, invigorating, crisp style to his various musical creations and renditions. What started off merely as a middle school elective, has now become Eric’s passion.
Eric Stanley has reached over a million views on a few of his most popular YouTube videos.
B.o.B – Airplanes (Violin Cover by Eric Stanley) YouTube video has over 1.16 million views worldwide.
Eminem – Love The Way You Lie (Violin Cover by Eric Stanley) YouTube video has over 1.15 million views worldwide.
The YouTube phenomenon has made nationwide performances including the 2011 Richmond Jazz Festival, National Anthem for NFL’s Cleveland Browns & Green Bay Packers, as well as for artists such as G.O.O.D Music’s Big Sean, Wiz Khalifa, B.O.B, amongst others. When Eric is not in the studio recording, composing or crafting new material, he spends time perfecting his jump shot.
In June of 2011, Christopher Arnoldi, Uhsome’s Brand Catalyst, saw how talented Eric Stanley is and decided to meet with him in Washington D.C. Both of them decided that Uhsome should redesign his website to enhance his online presence globally. Uhsome developed a Flash website as well as hosting. Feel free to take a look:
@IamJessie4shore tweeted “EricStanleyGlobal.com looks #PREMIUM! @estan247..”
Justin Pumphrey wrote on Eric Stanley’s Facebook wall: “They did a good job on the website!”
“Three years ago I stopped worrying what others thought about me and ever since then I’ve been soaring high.” –Eric Stanley
Eric Stanley has truly become an inspiration to many people around the world. And this is just the beginning!
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