Band Members

Dave Burlingame



"Wavy" Dave Burlingame plays bass in Terrapin Flyer. He is also the banjo player in Chicago's premiere progressive bluegrass band Cornmeal.  He has also done tours in Terrapin Flyer with Vince Welnick, Tom Constanten, Bob Bralove and with Melvin Seals.







 Cary Cohen




Cary plays keyboards and guitar in Terrapin Flyer. He also played bass on one Tom Constanten & Friends tour.  











Doug Hagman




Doug plays rhythm guitar and sings in Terrapin Flyer.  He is the founder of the band, pioneered the band through their various associations and managed the various lineups for each particular show and tour.   

















Mike Hazdra




Mike plays bass in Terrapin Flyer and performed with Vince Welnick and Tom Constanten. He was also the long-time bassist for the Dark Star Orchestra and the Dead Beats. Mike also performs with The Dime Store String Band and various other musical projects







Daon Hufnus




Daon plays drums in Terrapin Flyer and was also the drummer for Wingnut. He also has done tours with Vince Welnick, Bob Bralove and Tom Constanten.

Band Members

Jim Farmer

Jim plays drums in Terrapin Flyer. He also performed with Vince Welnick, Melvin Seals, Tom Constanten and Bob Bralove. Additionally, he is the drummer for Caution.




Pat Mallinger


Pat plays saxophone in Terrapin Flyer. Pat's band Sabertooth has been performing each Saturday evening after midnight for fifteen years at the Green Mill Lounge. He has performed with such artists as Herbie Hancock, Ramsey Lewis, Vince Welnick, Melvin Seals and the Dark Star Orchestra.



Dan Moulder


Dan plays keyboards in Terrapin Flyer and was also the keyboardist in Caution and a number of other Chicago bands.





Kris Nowak


Kris plays lead guitar and sings in Terrapin Flyer. He has performed with Vince Welnick, Tom Constanten, Melvin Seals and Bob Bralove.  Kris is also the guitarist in Cornmeal.




J.P. Nowak


JP plays drums in Terrapin Flyer and has performed with Vince Welnick, Tom Constanten, Bob Bralove and Melvin Seals.  JP is also the drummer for Cornmeal.




Erik Smith

Erik plays lead guitar in Terrapin Flyer and has performed with Vince Welnick, Melvin Seals, Tom Constanten and Bob Bralove in the band.  Erik was also the original guitarist in Cornmeal and plays in the band Juniper Mays.