James Peterson

James Peterson is a senior at the Peabody Institute of Music studying conducting with Dr.Harlan Parker and double bass with Ira Gold and Paul Johnson.  James has performed in numerous music festivals across the country, such as the Bowdoin International Music Festival and the Brevard Music Center Festival.  James also received fellowships to study at both the Texas Music Festival and National Orchestral Institute. 

As a double bassist, James has appeared solo at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC, as well as performances with orchestras in Virginia and Maryland, such as the Piedmont Symphony Orchestra, Occasional Symphony and Experiential Symphony Orchestra.