Lake Geneva Symphony Orchestra Interim Concertmaster Eric Funk hails from Beloit Wisconsin. In addition, Eric serves as concertmaster for the Turtle Creek Chamber Orchestra. Eric also performs with the Lake County Symphony Orchestra, Symphony 847 and the Beloit-Janesville Symphony Orchestra. A student at the University of Wisconsin Whitewater, he performs with their Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra and, Baroque Ensemble. Advancing toward a degree in music education, he has been awarded the Chancellors Quartet Scholarship for two consecutive years. Eric teaches students in the Whitewater area and has performed recitals around southern Wisconsin. His private instructors include Leanne Kelso, Zachary Peterson, and John Pickart.