Edder Rivera is a native to South Florida, who began his musical training in the public school system. Edder Rivera has made it a mission to assist and advocate all would-be musicians. He hopes to start a summer cello festival for all musical genres, bringing cellists together from across the world. Aside from his teaching schedule, Edder Rivera is a multi-instrumental performer. His instruments range from Cello, Guitar, Viola Da Gamba, Ukuele, Trumpet, Piano, and Harmonica. His musical versatility spans Early Music, Classical, Rock, Jazz, and New Music.