Eddy Robinson

Eddy Robinson began playing the bass when he was 9 years old. Between the ages of 11 and 18 he participated in the Salem Youth Symphony and prior to graduation was a member of the top-performance group with Sprague High School. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education from the University of Oregon in 2004. He has studied bass privately with Forrest Moyer (assistant principle bass, Eugene Symphony) and Tyler Abbott while attending university. Mr. Robinson started the orchestra program in the Florence Unified School District in Florence, Arizona in 2005 where he taught for seven years. He was the 2012 co-chair of the Southern Arizona Honor Orchestra. Mr. Robinson currently teaches orchestra at both Pilot Butte and Sky View Middle Schools in Bend, Oregon. Eddy also teaches through the Cascade School of Music as co-director of the Awesome Afternoon Orchestra.