Eric Herman

Eric Herman

BandRockChildren's Music

Eric Herman is one of the most creative and entertaining kids' music performers in the world today. Eric's music is like a mix of Shel Silverstein and The Beatles, and his video for "The Elephant Song" is one of the biggest hits of all children's music videos, with over 4 million views on YouTube.


Eric Herman is an award-winning children's music performer with an incredible sense of humor and an instant rapport with kids. He offers highly creative and participatory music shows and assembly programs that involve the audience and present educational concepts in a most entertaining fashion.
Eric's songs are at once ingeniously witty, indelibly memorable and incredibly fun. His music has been heard nationally on PBS Kids and XM Radio, and his song "Blackbeard, Bluebeard and Redbeard" was voted the Best Children's Song by the international music organization Just Plain Folks for their 2006 awards. Eric's video for "The Elephant Song" is one of the most popular of all children's music videos online, with over 4 million views on YouTube, and his video for "Snow Day" was shown on Fox News. Eric was presented with ASCAP Plus awards in 2007 and 2008 for his contributions to children's media.
Eric lives in the Pacific Northwest and travels around the country performing concerts and assembly programs for kids and families. Bursting with comedy and fun, and including plenty of audience participation, his shows have received rave responses from kids, parents, teachers and event coordinators wherever he performs.


What a Ride (2009, announced)
Snail's Pace (2007)
Snow Day! (2006)
Monkey Business (2005)
The Kid in the Mirror (2003)

Set List

Sets range from 20 minutes to 60 minutes, with a typical event show being 45 minutes. Typical set includes original songs with the occasional personalized cover.