Eric Burge is a graduate of the McGill Schulich School of Music, where he earned a BMus with Distinction and Outstanding achievement in Viola Performance while studying under Andre Roy. Other teachers have included Steven Dann, Neal Gripp, Douglas McNabney, and Pinchas Zukerman.
He has participated in numerous prestigious educational programs, including the New York String Orchestra Seminar, the National Youth Orchestra of Canada, the NAC Summer Music Institute, and programs at the Banff Centre for the Arts. An avid chamber musician, he was a member of the winning quartet at the 2014 McGill chamber music competition.
Eric has lived in Saskatoon since 2017.