Terry has been teaching and playing in the Durango area for 25 years. He studied classical guitar with Hector Garcia at the University of New Mexico. Then, after completing his Master’s Degree in Public Administration, Terry worked as a presidential management intern at the National Endowment for the Arts.
Returning to the Southwest, Terry settled in Durango and began teaching at Katzin / Stillwater. He teaches guitar, mandolin, banjo, and mandocello, and has been quite active as a performer—-with the Vivace Mandolin Ensemble, The Walking Sticks (swing band), and An Sliabh (celtic group). Currently he plays guitar, tenor banjo and mandolin with the Kitchen Jam Band, a well-known regional Celtic group.