|Musician's Bio Page|
Musicians That Play For Various Bands
|Name: Eric Malek|
|Resides At: Duncan, Iowa|
|Musical Instraments Played:|
Valve Trombone, Concertina
|List Of Bands Played With:
Fishermen Band, Brian's Mississippi Valley Dutchmen, Wayne Ripke,
Harvey Becker, New Jolly Swiss Boy's, Goodtime Dutchmen, Cory Miller,
& Karl and the Country Dutchmen.
Malek comes from the little Czech community of Duncan, Iowa. Eric
started his music career off in the 5th grade where he played all the
way thru high school. He played in concert bands, marching bands,
jazz bands, and the pep band. One of Eric’s motivations for playing
music was in his family. His father & grandfather had played in
their own band and Eric learned a lot from these band members. As he
got older he took two concertina lessons from Jerry Minar. Eric can
read sheet music and also plays by ear. He can play the concertina,
valve trombone, & trumpet very well.
has two mentors in the music field and they are his grandpa, Syl
Malek, & his dad, Bob Malek. Eric works full time for the local
Coop Feed Mill in Garner, Iowa. He continues to play music for The
Malek Fishermen Band. Eric enjoys playing music for dances where
people are having a great time.
The information provided for this story was done in compliance withEric Malek and he is resposible for it's contents.
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