Musician, composer, actor and author. Ed Ferris is versatility. After completing a Bachelor of Music, majoring in clarinet performance, in 2009, Ed is now completing a Bachelor of Creative Arts at the University of Melbourne.
Ed is a founding member of the ‘Tea-tree-oh’ trio; exponents of contemporary Australian compositions and has given many world premier performances with the group.
Former Principal Clarinet with the Royal Melbourne Philharmonic Orchestra, Ed now divides his time between teaching, playing with his gypsy-folk band ‘Eyal & the Skeleton Crew’ and writing.
In 2012, Ed is hoping to continue clarinet studies at home or abroad and to release his first short story collection ‘ Cat and Mouse’ through University of Melbourne press.