Peter has been commissioned by Los Angeles based flutist Ellen Burr to compose a piece for solo flute and jazz band. Broadway Boogie Woogie will be premiered in the fall of 2018.
Peter's North Star Overture has been named a winner in the 2018 National Flute Association Newly Published Music Competition.
Peter's Jazz Concertino for flute & flute choir will be premiered on April 29 by the renowned flutist Jim Walker and the Los Angeles Flute Orchestra. The concert will also feature: Beyond the Night Sky; Canadian Celebration; Insomniac Blue; Karpaty; LA Rhapsody; Look Out Below and Nuestro Pueblo.
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.
Concerto for Flute and Wind Ensemble will be premiered on Thursday, April 12 by Pam Youngblood, flute and the Texas Woman's University Wind Ensemble, under the baton of Carter Biggers. The piece was commissioned by a consortium of schools, lead by Texas Woman's University to celebrate Dr. Pam Youngblood's 25th anniversary at TWU.
Peter will have four world premieres at the National Flute Association Convention in Minneapolis, MN in August.
• Portraits of Richka for flute & piano performed by
Pam Youngblood (flute) and Gabriel Bita (piano).
• Jazz Suite for flute quartet performed by Ali Ryerson, Ellen Burr,
Emily Senchuk and Billy Kerr.
• Headwaters for low flute ensemble performed by the
NFA Low Flute Ensemble.
• North Star Overture for flute ensemble performed by the NFA
Collegiate Flute Choir, Kelly Via, conductor.
Peter's Sonata for flute & piano was named a winner in the National Flute Association's Newly Published Music Award for flute solos.
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.
Peter is pleased to announce that his catalog will now be distributed worldwide by Theodore Presser Company.
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.