Terry Barber

Why book Terry Barber?

Grammy Award winning vocalist, Terry Barber, sings classical, opera, and pop-influenced classical (in the style of Josh Groban, Andrea Bocelli, Mario Lanza) in the Tenor AND Countertenor ranges.

On his way to becoming a household word! Book him NOW and say you knew him when...

From 80's covers to opera arias, this cool chanteur gives "crisply pointed performances of great vitality and verve" Los Angeles Times.

Atlanta Journal Constitution: Terry Barber has "silvery tones" and a "delightfully natural soaring high register"!

Cancer Benefit CD, "Songs She Loved", dedicated to Terry's mother that passed away, available: CDbaby, Itunes, Amazon

Gallery

Reviews

Be the first to review Terry Barber.

Booking Info

  • Typical Gig: 30 - 90 minutes
  • Fee: $350-3500

Overview

Elements of Terry Barber's Classical training (started private voice lessons at the age of 7), new age atmospheric, pop, and jazz experience all influence this artist's unique ability to entertain his audience.

If you like Groban, Il Divo, Bocelli, Mario Lanza, Johnny Mathis... Get ready to be "wowed" by an artist with an amazing instrument and an obvious love for the stage.

Terry has performed at the Metropolitan Opera, Carnegie Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, The Kennedy Center, Wigmore Hall... and many of the World's most prestigious venues!

Please watch Terry's Promotional Video here or at his home web page, www.terry-barber.com for more information.

Don't miss out on the limited edition of Terry's Cancer Benefit CD, "Songs She Loved". He dedicated this recording to his mother that passed away a few months ago. ALL PROCEEDS go to CANCER RESEARCH. It's an excellent party favor because your guests get a beautiful recording AND a donation for cancer research made in their honor!

Additional Booking Notes

Performances can be with live musicians (piano and a wind player) or with prerecorded tracks.

Terry Barber

TERRY BARBER

“performances of great vitality and verve” - Los Angeles Times.

Terry Barber has just released his first solo recording in the pop crossover classical genre. It is a benefit for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society dedicated to Terry’s mother that passed away a few months ago. Writers for the album have written for Celine Dion, Jesse McCartney, Avril Lavigne, Nsync, and more. The album also includes cover songs by Richard Marx, Journey, and Melissa Manchester. Also, one of the album’s best songs, “Bring It Back” was written by Terry Barber and his friend, Terry Radigan.

At home in various styles, Mr. Barber was recognized by three-time Grammy Award winners, Chanticleer. He completed a full time World tour with Chanticleer, where he performed and recorded jazz, gospel, folk music in 12 languages, opera, and classical music ranging from Gregorian chant to contemporary repertoire.

Mr. Barber’s recent New Age, Classical, and Pop recording releases include Karl Jenkins, Adiemus Vocalise, released by EMI. Terry Barber is a soloist on Crossing the Stone, released by Sony Classical and featured as classical album of the week in the United Kingdom. He has recorded three tracks on the Buddah-Bar chill-out series, Living Theater Vol.2, 3, and 4. DJ Tracy Young's remix of Terry's vocal for “The World Is A Stage” has been listed in the top 10 World-wide by various Djs. Terry Barber was included on the Reflections recording with Grammy-Award winning, Chanticleer, for Warner. He also sang on Jewel's Christmas Album for Columbia Records.

Mr. Barber received his Masters of Music degree in England from Trinity College of Music London with a Distinction in Performance. After completing this degree in 1997, Terry immediately joined the staff at Trinity College of music, teaching vocal jazz. Terry is a graduate of Northwestern University, where he completed the Musical Theater Certificate Program, and directed and produced Northwestern's premiere a cappella group.

Terry Barber joined the roster of the Metropolitan Opera 2002 season for the opera, Sly, with Placido Domingo. Mr. Barber made his New York City Opera debut in 2001 in Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in Patria. In summer of 2002 he performed at the International Spoleto Festival both the Spirit and Witch in Purcell's Dido and Aeneas. While still at Northwestern, Terry was hired by Marriot Lincolnshire Theater for their production of Hello Dolly. A role was created with his extreme vocal range in mind for the musical A Robin Hood Tale, by Lawrence Rush and Kathy Phillis.

Recent highlights include Mr. Barber’s debut performances at Carnegie Hall in the role of Orlovsky in Die Fledermaus with the National Chorale under Martin Josman, at Lincoln Center’s Avery Fisher Hall singing solos from Handel’s Messiah, and the Portland Baroque Orchestra in Handel’s Messiah under the direction of Nicholas Kramer. Recent performances with the New Trinity Baroque Orchestra of Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater with Evellyn Tubb earned him the comment, ‘'...his grasp of the texts and elegant phrasing made for charismatic singing' -- The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

Terry Barber has been involved in the entertainment industry since he was a child. His first performance at age nine, the title role in the Christmas operetta, Amahl and the Night Visitors, was also Opera North‘s launch. Since that time Terry has continued to be involved in productions at the highest level.

The team providing the talent:

Terry Barber

Vocal Artist

Setup Requirements

From a simple chair to full-blown stage and lighting, there are certain configurations and needs that many performers and service providers require in order to provide the best possible experience at your event. Get a free quote request to check with Terry Barber to find out what their setup requirements are.

Free Quote Request

You might also like:

Jennifer Zamorano
1 review

Critics agree that Mezzo Soprano, Jennifer Zamorano, is one of the most exciting…

Wedding Singer

Miami, FL

Biana Pinchuk
0 reviews

Biana is a 11 Classical sianger and violist. She has performed and hundreds of country…

Classical Singer

North Miami Beach, FL

JULIANA - Extraordinary Voice for Special events,…
0 reviews

- Wedding singer (Ave Maria, romantic songs) - World music band - tango, boleros…

Wedding Singer

Miami, FL

Camille Terry
2 reviews

Camille is proclaimed one of the best professional Marilyn lookalike/sound alike…

Marilyn Monroe Impersonator

Palm Beach, FL