Recently relocated from Richmond, Va. to Waterford, Va.,  Barry has 25 years performing and 17 years teaching experience.  Graduating in 1983 from Virginia Commonwealth University with a Bachelor of Music degree in Classical Guitar, Barry went straight into teaching at Guitar Works in Richmond, Va.  He has been teaching between 25 to 35 lessons weekly for all age groups and all styles. Currently, Barry is teaching out of his home in Waterford, Va., and performing around the Northern Virginia area. He can still be found performing most weekends in Richmond with Patchwork.