The Continental String Ensemble's '1893' Album Just Released on Centaur Records!
Classically trained violinist, adept at many genres: Jazz, Rock, Blues Fiddle, Edgar has performed with some of the greatest musicians in the world. His versatility has earned him positions with world renown ensembles such as Cirque du Soleil.
A 21st century composer, Edgar writes in multi genres. From solo violin to full orchestra, for education, television, film, other musicians and himself, Edgar's compositions push the boundaries of traditional music. He teaches traditional violin, jazz, rock, fiddle and improvisation and is part of the Harper and Elmhurst College Faculties. Edgar teaches students all over the world with his String Groove books, CD original string ensemble compositions App for iPad clinics and workshops.
Edgar released over 75 videos during the Covid-19 quarantine. Watch here as he performs "The Lady is a Tramp" with Marianne Kim on B3 Organ.
Edgar recently gave a Ted Talk "Improvsation for a Better Future"