Erik J. Salzwedel

Business Manager

Salzwedel, Erik, June 19 2014
Erik Salzwedel, Business Manager, holds degrees from the UNC School of the Arts (B.Mus.), SUNY Stony Brook (M.Mus.), and Forsyth Tech (Accounting). He has been the Bass Trombonist of the Winston-Salem Symphony and the Greensboro Symphony Orchestra, since 1986. Prior to joining MMF, Erik was Manager of Corporate and Foundation Relations at UNC School of the Arts, Executive Director of Arts United for Davidson County (Lexington), and held various management positions with Greensboro and Winston-Salem symphonies.

Erik is a former member of the Hussite Bell Ringers and has been a Moravian bandsman since the moment he buzzed into his first trombone in 6th grade. A prolific composer and arranger, Erik strives to create appropriate, worshipful music for instruments and voices. While the majority of his compositions are for trombone & organ, or various combinations of brass, he has also written 23 pieces for handbells.

Salzwedel has two daughters and lives in Ardmore; they are members of Home Moravian Church.