Les Flûtistes de Montréal and Flute Street Professional Flute Choirs will be premiering Canadian Celebration in Montreal on June 3. Commissioned by Judy Diez D'Aux for Les Flûtistes de Montréal to celebrate Canada's 150th Anniversary.
Los Angeles based flutist Ellen Burr has commissioned Peter to compose a new piece for flute and piano which will also feature a version for flute and orchestra. The piece will be a single movement composition and is scheduled to be premiered in the summer of 2018.
The National Flute Association's Low Flute Committee has commissioned Peter to compose a piece for low flute sextet. Headwaters will be premiered at the 2017 National Flute Association Convention in Minneapolis, MN.
Peter is pleased to announce that his catalog will now be distributed worldwide by Theodore Presser Company.
Peter's Sonata for Flute & Piano was premiered on August at the National Flute Association Convention in San Diego, CA. Pam Youngblood, who also commissioned the work, gave the piece its premiere with Gabriel Bita on piano.
Peter's Beyond The Night Sky was named a winner in the National Flute Association's Newly Published Music Award for flute choir.
Peter was commissioned by the Pacific Blue Music Camp to compose a piece to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Pacific Blue Music Camp. The piece was premiered in June 2016 by the combined orchestra and band of the Pacific Blue Music Camp in Santa Monica, CA.
Piece of the Month
A Tangled View (for three flutes)
Performed by Ellen Burr, Emily Senchuk
and Cathy Larson
performed by The Los Angeles Flute Orchestra.