Eric Friesen

eric-friesen Eric Friesen, as a broadcaster, writer, and leader, spent many years creating new ideas and programs to create connections with Canadians and for Canadians which increased our understanding and appreciation of the experience of classical music and the contribution of our Canadian music community to our culture

For many years, Eric hosted In Performance, Onstage from the Glenn Gould Studio, and Studio Sparks for the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Erik writes regularly on music for the Queens Quarterly magazine.

In 2008 he became the 11th recipient of the University of Waterloo, Faculty of Arts Alumni Achievement Award which recognizes alumni who have made outstanding contributions to their professional field and in community and public service.

Eric Friesen – 2008 Alumni Achievement Award Recipient – University of Waterloo