Teacher Bio

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Elizabeth Terry is an Asheville Native, and has been teaching strings since 2006, and is the orchestra director for CT Koontz Intermediate School, Valley Springs Middle School and TC Roberson High School. Ms. Terry is an active performer, and has played violin with the Hendersonville Symphony, Brevard Philharmonic, Asheville Lyric Opera, Spartanburg Philharmonic, Asheville Choral Society, as well as other orchestras and chamber groups in the western North Carolina area. She also plays violin with the Cafe Strings Quartet and enjoys playing swing and jazz fiddle.


Ms. Terry studied music and violin at UNC Greensboro and jazz studies at UNC Asheville and holds a BA in music from UNCA. She also holds National Board Certification in Early Adolescent Through Young Adulthood Music and is currently pursuing a Master of Music Education through UNCG. Elizabeth lives in South Asheville with her husband and daughter.