Tearle began playing guitar at age 5. His dream soon became being a professional
musician and writing/recording his own album. Tearle began his professional career at age 12 playing bass in several local projects in upstate New York. He studied at the
State University of New York at Fredonia and Musician's Institute in Hollywood
California. Upon returning to New York he joined Fear of Flying as the Bassist/Lead
Vocalist and enjoyed regional, national and international acclaim. In 2012 Tearle embarked upon his lifelong dream, to create and record his own album. "Simpatico"
is the account of Tearle's experiential and musical journey. "Simpatico" showcases
Tearle's acoustic guitar, bass, lead and backing vocal skills, vast and diverse musical influences that create for the listener a truly captivating experience.