Carl Ector is a State College-based violinist equally at home in classical, pop, and jazz music. He studied at the Manhattan School of music and performed at the Apollo Theatre. He toured with Ray Barretto, Archie Shepp, McCoy Tyner, Art Webb, and the Charanga Orchestra throughout the United States, South America, and Europe. Carl also performed and recorded with Michael Jackson, Stevie Wonder, Donna Summer, Van McCoy, and many more. In State College, he has played with the Nittany Valley Symphony, the Pennsylvania Centre Orchestra, the Altoona Symphony Orchestra, and was a member of Urban Fusion.
Fronted by accomplished violinist Carl Ector, The ROTEC GROUP plays Latin, Funk, Jazz, and Pop music. They also perform originals by members and unique arrangements of “Old Skool” tunes from the 70's.
Band Members include: