Eddie Parente

Originally from Jersey City New Jersey, Eddie Parente has lived in Boston Massachusetts where he played in a Mexcian Mariachi Band, while studying Classical Indian Music with tabla master Shashi Nayak, attending Irish Traditional Music sessions, and playing in an international folk dance band. Since moving to the Portland area he continues to play and record with a wide variety of musical groups, covering styles. Some of his past and present associations include Portland State University Symphony Orchestra and Cascade Symphony Orchestra where he serves as Principal Violinist.