Being a Singer and Songwriter–Terry Barber
Grades: 3 - 5

Video Description: New September 2022! International countertenor and founder of Artists For a Cause, Terry Barber astounds audiences with his extreme vocal range. With his fluency in multiple languages and musical styles, the virtuoso works with the music industry’s most prestigious songwriters, composers, producers, and artists.

Type of Video: Profile*
Unique Video ID: DMusic-33**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Have students listen for the words choral, countertenor, tenor, soprano and mezzosoprano, then find the definitions for these and write sentences for each word.


*Profile videos use a first-person/first-hand approach to highlight interesting people doing interesting things in the area of study.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.