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Terry Lower

Pianist/Composer

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After studying composing/arranging and performance at Berklee College of Music in Boston, Terry returned to Michigan and for over 30 years has been active on the Jazz scene both here and abroad performing and/or recording with many Jazz greats including Frank Morgan, David “Fathead” Newman, Bobby Shew, Hendrik Meurkins, Larry Nozero, Kevin Mahogany and Benny Golson to name a few. As a “sideman” for a variety of different groups including performances with Eddie Daniels, Jennifer Holiday, Bernadette Peters, The Nelson Riddle and Jimmy Dorsey Orchestras, Terry has been getting more recognition in recent years as the leader of his own Jazz Trio and Septet including performances at the “Michigan Jazz Festival” and the renowned “Detroit/Montreux International Jazz Festival.” In Europe, Terry toured Italy as part of the “Centro Jazz Torino” concert tour in 2006 with vocalist/Grammy nominee Betty Joplin and again in 2008 with the Edye Evans Hyde Sextet. Also a prolific writer, many of Terry’s original compositions have been published and recorded on numerous CD’s including Terry’s Septet 2005 release “Step By Step” and his 1st Piano Trio CD’s (2009), “4 Trios-vol.1 & vol. 2.”

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