Erik Frykman is a valuable member of the Gryphon sales team, having joined the staff in 2011 after a long tenure at Bay Area staple Gelb Music. A guitar aficionado and collector, Erik has been mastering his craft for over 30 years. His uncanny ear for musical tone and authoritative playing style has entertained a legion of fans of his band Gravy Boat throughout the Bay Area. Erik has played in several original bands in the ‘80s, including Catch 22. His knowledge of all that is “guitar” is unparalleled, and his passion for playing is evident at every performance. Mr. Frykman spends his days as a guitar teacher/mentor when not at Gryphon, and in his spare time he enjoys attending Raiders & Giants games, spending time with his family and his dog.