Eric Gramatges

Academic Area

  • Vocal Performance
  • School

  • Rome School of Music, Drama, and Art
  • Eric Gramatges has performed the roles of Count Ceprano (Rigoletto); Zaretsky (Eugene Onegin), Le Baron de Pictordu (Cendrillon),  Hermann/Schlemil (Les Contes d'Hoffmann), Mr. Gorbineau (The Medium), Prince Leopold Maria (Die Csárdásfürstin),  Herald (Cendrillon), Don José (Carmen), Babylas (Monsieur Choufleuri restera chez lui le...), Roméo (Roméo et Juliette), Gherardo (Gianni Schicchi), Gastone (La Traviata) with Bel Cantanti Opera; Normanno (Lucia di Lammermoor), Gastone (La Traviata) with Opera International; Victorin (Die Tode Stadt) with The Summer Opera Theater Company; and Tamino (Die Zauberflöte) with the Aria Club of Washington. He has also performed with the In Series in their Viva Zarzuela programs and has been a guest soloist for several regional choral ensembles. At the San Carlos Institute in Key West, Eric performed in the world première of "Jose Marti: A Musical Tribute." He has sung for numerous churches in the DC area as a soloist, cantor and section leader, including The Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

    Eric is a of a graduate of The Mason Gross School of the Arts of Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (B.M. Vocal Performance) and The Departments of Music at The Catholic University of America (M.M. Vocal Pedagogy and D.M.A. Vocal Performance).  At Catholic University, he has performed the roles of Don Giovanni (Don Giovanni), Count Capulet (Roméo et Juliette), Tamino (Die Zauberflöte), Eisenstein (Die Fledermaus), Lucano (L’Incoronazione di Poppea), Rudolfo (La Bohème), The Stage Manager (Our Town by Ned Rorem), Nemorino (L’Elisir D’Amore), Candide (Candide), Nireno (Giulio Cesare), Ferrando (Così Fan Tutte), and Mr. Marshal (Regina). He also has been a National Officers’ Club Scholarship Winner of the Ethel and Carl C. Galbraith Scholarship from the Daughters of the American Revolution.