Phone: (843) 758-6497 (band office)
Degrees and Certifications:
BM - University of South Carolina (Columbia)
Mr. Eric Terry
Eric Terry is in his 15th year of teaching and his 11th year as Director of Bands at South Florence High School in Florence, SC. He began his career in Beaufort County, teaching at Lady’s Island Middle School, where he was named Teacher of the Year in 2006. Mr. Terry graduated in 2002 from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Music in Music Education.
Under his direction, students have received the highest ratings at State Concert Festival, State Marching Band Championships, and Solo and Ensemble Festival, while individual students have been selected by audition to District, Region, and All-State Bands.
His professional affiliations include the National Band Association (NBA), the American School Band Directors Association (ASBDA), the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), the South Carolina Music Educators Association (SCMEA), and the South Carolina Band Directors Association (SCBDA). Mr. Terry currently serves as the Region 5 Chairman for the SCBDA.
Mr. Terry resides in Florence, SC with his wife, daughter, and dog.