Currently working as a freelance musician and as Personnel Manager and Contractor for the Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes, Terry Martens’ primary horn studies were with John Covert at Ithaca College. She also holds a Master’s degree from Binghamton University, where she studied French Horn Performance with Brian Sternberg. She has studied Horn in chamber music settings with coaches Joseph Anderer, Barry Benjamin, Barbara Oldham and others.
This is Terry’s third year playing with the MostArts Festival Orchestra. When not in Alfred, NY, Terry plays in the Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes, Colgate University Orchestra, the Janus Winds, the Resident Brass and the Homer Brass Ensemble. In addition she has played with Catskill Symphony, Clinton Symphony Orchestra, the Staten Island Philharmonic, and the Bellayre Festival Orchestra, Summerville Symphony Orchestra, Spoleto Festival, as well as community ensembles in and around her adopted hometown, Cortland, NY.