Grove of Titans
grade 2 and
Camerata Singers Home Concert,
Sunday, March 15
2:30 p.m., Yoder Recital Hall,
Bluffton University Camerata Singers,
Shout for Joy!,
Bath, Ohio Elementary School Dedication,
Sunday, January 11
Premiere of Down, Down the River Flows
Baton Rouge, LA
Whispers and Evocations
by the Interlochen Intermediate Wind Symphony, Mary Land, Conductor
by the Liberty Magnet School Band, Dennis Crites, Conductor
Thank you for visiting the website of composer Peter Terry
Inside this site you will find many recordings and pdfs of scores to browse as well as links to publishers and other information concerning my music.
Preview the recordings of five new band pieces that will be available in May, 2015 on the Carl Fischer website. The pieces are:
NEW! Preview the recordings of two new string orchestra pieces that will be available in May, 2015 on the Carl Fischer website. The pieces are:
Down, Down the River Flows was premiered on January 11, 2015 at the dedication ceremony for the new Bath Elementary School, Bath, Ohio. The piece, commissioned by the Bath Music Association for the dedication, was performed by the children of the elementary school, Laura Hartzler, conductor. The text was by Dylan Terry.
The Lima News wrote a nice article for the premiere of Leviathan by the liberty Arts Magnet School in Lima, Ohio: Lima News Premiere of Leviathan
The Barley Grain
is available from BRS Music. This grade 3 piece is a setting of the Irish jig of the same name and a companion double-jig in a modern setting for concert band. The Barley Grain features the woodwinds and percussion and is perfect for a concert closer. Performance is by the Butler University Wind Ensemble.
In Goldengrove Unleaving
in versions for both for clarinet quartet and saxophone quartet is available from BRS music. This originl work is perfect for high school solo and ensemble featuring both lyrical and faster sections that will intrigue and challenge your students.
A wonderful recording is now on Youtube of Sakka Blue Valentine
commissioned by the
, Joseph Murphy, saxophone and Matthew Slotkin, guitar. Click this link to watch the piece, recorded at IUPU-Fort Wayne in March, 2014. Sakka Blue Valentine.
Sandra Jackson, clarinet professor at Eastern Michigan University, premiered Whispers and Evocations for clarinet and wind ensemble at Eastern Michigan University on Sunday, October 13, 2013 with Mary K. Schneider conducting. Click this link to listen to the premiere recording of the clarinet and wind ensemble version of Whispers and Evocations with Sandra Jackson, clarinet and the Eastern Michigan Wind Symphony.
Click this link to listen to our recent recording of the clarinet and piano version of Whispers and Evocations with Sandra Jackson, clarinet and Lucia Unrau, piano. Sandra and Lucia performed the piece on August 3 on the 2014 International ClarinetFest in Baton Rouge, LA.