Encyclopedia of Jazz Musicians
Carrington, Terri Lyne
Carrington began developing a reputation for her prowess as a drummer while still a teenager, and over the years she has performed with Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Al Jarreau, Stan Getz, David Sanborn, Joe Sample, Cassandra Wilson, Clark Terry, Dianne Reeves and others. She currently serves as a professor at her alma mater, Berklee College of Music. Terri Lyne also received an honorary doctorate from Berklee in 2003.