Musician, Composer, Teacher

"foot- tapping mix of hard-bop impro and rock"
                                                                -Jazz Journal UK

“If you’re a jazz fan and looking for something that straddles the line between old school and new school, definitely check out Idle Minds."
                                                              - Big Takeover
"Wurzelbacher’s unforgettable melodic explorations on the saxophone make the track.”                                                                     - It’s Psychedelic Baby Magazine

"IDLE MINDS" (2021)
Now available for online orders in"STORE"

                                             

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UPCOMING SHOWS (2022)

1/13 - Schwartz's Point with Brandon Coleman
1/14 - Nostalgia Wine Bar
1/15
 - Caffe Vivace (Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet)
1/21 - Ghost Baby opening set with Ryan Jones (630pm)
1/21 - Ghost Baby headliner set with "All the Things" (8pm)

2/4 - Schwartz's Point (Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet)
2/12 - Cincinnati Winter Blues Fest w/ Noah Wotherspoon
2/18 - Nostalgia Wine Bar
3/5- Caffe Vivace (Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet)
3/25 - Revel Music Series feat. Mad Dog (Revel Urban Winery)
3/23 - Farm League Big Band (Caffe Vivace)
4/14 - Silvana (NYC)
4/15 - Shrine World Music Venue (NYC)
4/22 - Revel Music Series #2 feat. Noah Wotherspoon (Revel Urban Winery)
4/27 - Farm League Big Band (Caffe Vivace)
5/6 - Nostalgia Wine Bar
5/7 - Caffe Vivace w/ Maddog
5/25 - Farm League Big Band (Caffe Vivace)
5/27 - Revel Music Series #3 w/ Brandon Coleman
6/22 - Farm League Big Band (Caffe Vivace)
6/24 - Revel Music Series #4 feat. Ryan Jones
7/30 - Newport Jazz Festival (Newport, RI)

8/5 - Ludlow Music Festival (Eric Wurzelbacher Trio)
8/18 - w/ Noah Wotherspoon (Dayton)

8/24 - Farm League Big Band (Caffe Vivace)
8/26 - Revel Music Series #5 feat. Josh Kline
9/2 - Nostalgia Wine Bar
9/3 - Caffe Vivace
9/4 - The Annual (Mt. Adams)
9/10 - Noah Wotherspoon Band (Philadelphia)
9/11 - w/ Noah Wotherspoon
9/28 - Farm League Big Band (Caffe Vivace)
9/30 - Revel Music Series #6 feat. Sly
11/10 - Radio Artifact EWQ w/ Sam Blakeslee
11/15- Farm League Big Band (Caffe Vivace)
11/17- EWQ @ Ghost Baby
11/19- Cincy Groove Music Festival w/ Noah Wotherspoon (Southgate House Revival)
11/23 - Burlesque Show (Japps)

11/25 - Revel Music Series #7 feat. (Brett Higgins)
12/2 - EWT at Nostalgia Wine and Jazz
12/10 - w/ Noah Wotherspoon
12/16 - Revel Music Series #8 feat. (Reilly Comisar)
12/21 - La Formula Big Band
12/26 - EWT @ Silvana (Harlem, NYC)
12/27 - EWT @ Rockwood (Manhattan, NYC)
12/29 - EWT @ Williamsburg Music Center (Brooklyn, NYC)

Rooted in Cincinnati, OH, Eric Wurzelbacher is an unexpected musician out of the midwest. Described by the Jazz Journal UK as a “foot- tapping mix of hard-bop impro and rock”, Eric has worked tirelessly for years to authentically combine the conciseness of rock and the freedom of jazz.

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