Peter Terry (b. 1957) is an award winning composer, teacher and performer. He holds degrees from the University of Michigan, Bowling Green State University, and the University of Texas at Austin. His music has been performed at concerts, clinics and conferences throughout the world. As a composer he has been sought out for commissions by numerous chamber groups, concert bands and orchestras, and is comfortable with every level of ensemble from beginner to middle school, high school and advanced ensembles. His music is colorful, dramatic and shows the influences of American popular music, world music and American classical composers such as Leonard Bernstein, Aaron Copland and Samuel Barber. He is particularly proud of the emphasis on playability and melodic interest found in all of the instruments in his music.
Peter has taught music at the middle school, high school and university level. He has been on the theory/composition faculty of the Interlochen Arts Camp since 1991, and presently teaches at Bluffton University in Ohio where he resides with his wife Lucia and three needy cats. More information about Peter and his music can be found on his website: www.peterterrycomposer.com
Cover Title (Subtitle) Duration Instrumentation Drag Here to Add To List Band Black Mast YPS122 3:09 Concert Band Dragon Master FPS133 :2:17 Concert Band Grove of Titans PPS22 1:31 Concert Band North Star BPS99 :2:11 Concert Band Ring of Stone PPS33 :1:57 Concert Band Russian Coronation YPS174 :3:53 Concert Band The Emissary CPS153 4:23 Concert Band Trolls! BPS73 2:21 Concert Band Unleashed YPS138 2:11 Concert Band Wild Horses CPS184 :5:11 Concert Band Windborn FPS115 1:45 Concert Band Winter’s Knight BPS83 1:18 Concert Band Orchestra Beneath the Irish Sky YAS152 :2:59 String Orchestra Black Mast YAS153 :3:02 String Orchestra Blindsighted CAS102 :5:29 String Orchestra Eternal Summer FAS102 :2:19 String Orchestra Stormborn FAS89 String Orchestra Trolls! BAS65 String Orchestra