Terry Miller

Bassist / Producer/ Composer/ Clinician/ Arranger/ Musical Director

Instruments: 4, 5+6-String Upright; Electric Basses, Piano

Current Projects:
Terry Miller Quartet, (with keyboardist John R. Burr, saxophonist Marc Russo, drummer David Garibaldi)…Bob Athayde…Steve Miller…Roy Rogers…Greg Field…Tim Hockenberry…Tommy Johnson, Doobie Brothers…Shelly Berg trio…Astor Piazzolla ensemble “Montango”…Guitarist Peppino D’Agostino…The Miller Brothers Trio…Guitarist Mike Miller, Drummers Tom Breckline & Ralph Humphrey…Anne Kosich, Les Miserable’s…Marcus Luvett, Phantom of the opera…Musical Director for Mary MacGregor…Bob Weir & Mickey Hart, Grateful Dead…Jon Anderson, lead singer for YES… Jeff Richman…Mr. Bob Falstein…The Fabulous Bud. E. Luv. (etc.)

Formerly Recorded, & Performed:

All artists mentioned above…along with:
Mary Fettig…Bob Athayde…Airto…Paul Horn…Paul McCandless…Michael McDonald…Marlina Shaw…Dan Hicks…Clint Black…Stan Getz…Stan Kenton…Kenny Rankin…Mary MacGregor…Red Rodney…Ira Sullivan…Pee Wee Ellis…Little Anthony and the Imperials…Laurindo Alameda…Robin Ford…Dave Grusin…The Harry James Orchestra…Manfredo Fest…Peter Erskine…Debbie Harry…Stef Burns…Paul Anka…Vince Gil…Amy Grant…Emmy Lou Harris…Prince writing staff “Moon Studios Minneapolis”…Marlina Shaw…Charlie Mclain…Patsy Cline…Brenda Lee…Stanley Turntine…John McFee, Keith Knudson – Doobie Brothers…Sid Caesar…Steve Allan…Paul Smith…Roy Rogers…Norton Buffalo…Michael Johnson…Jon Anderson…lead singer for YES…Pete Huttlinger…Jimmy Buffett…The UNI Band with Paul Hanson, Norbert Stachel, Michael Spiro, Brian Pardo, Gary Fisher, David Garibaldi…Barbara Hendricks…Michael Johnson…Don Schamber Monterey Penn. College…Jay Diversa…Rich Mateson…(etc.)

Local Performance:

Ray Obeido…Tom Montgomery’s Astor Piazzolla’s “Montango”…Larry Dunlap…Jim Nichols…Peppino D’Agostino…Mary Fettig…Kevin “Kern” Gibbs…Peter Horavath…Tommy Johnston “Doobie Brothers”…Lara Johnston, Doobie Brothers…Landsberg & Yont…Frank Martin…Jeff Masinary…Kim Nalley…Terry Miller Quartet, (with keyboardist John R. Burr, saxophonist Marc Russo, drummer David Garibaldi)…Steve Miller…Roy Rogers…Tim Hockenberry…Shelly Berg trio…Bob Weir & Mickey Hart, Grateful Dead…Mr. Bob Falstein…The Fabulous Bud. E. Luv. (etc.)

Education:

3 Honorary Doctorates in Music…University of Minn….University of Colorado at Boulder…Monterey Peninsula College, Don Schamber…Instruction in music theory, ensemble, ear & interval training, sight reading, performance, upright and electric bass instruction, piano fundamentals, digital recording, producing. 7 year Yamaha clinician with Manfredo Fest. Former staff instructor at the “Jazz School” Berkeley CA, Lamorinda Summer LASF Jazz Camp, former staff instructor LASF school district, Hill-barn Theater Rock Camp “Foster City”, (etc.)

Theater work:

Your Show of Shows with Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca “Marines Memorial Theater”, Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keller “St. Paul Minnesota”, Steve Allen “Live”, Marcus Lovett “Phantom of the Opera Broadway production”, The Big Broadcast “Presidio Theater”, Anne Kosich, Les Miserables, (etc.)

Annual Benefit Work Performance & Member.

Partnered with “Generations in Jazz” under the heading “Terry Miller Clinics”,
A 501c3 non profit, providing lessons, Clinics and Concerts in LaMorinda,
Tony Larusa ARF “Animal Rescue Foundation”, Annual Harry Denton’s Homeless Mothers with Children, Annual Creative Play Center benefit group, Annual Eric Stratman’s San Francisco Boys Choir benefit, Burton Valley Elementary Auction Foundation, (etc.)

Current & Former Endorsements:

Walter Woods, Fender, Tobias Basses, SWR, Yamaha, ZON Basses, Bergintino speaker cabinets, Monster Cables, Dean Markley strings, ZON strings, Fender Strings, Tobias Strings (etc.)

Contact information:

Terry Miller
440 Tahos Road
Orinda, CA 94563

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925-348-2794

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