The Cleveland Orchestra will perform Peter Boyer’s work Silver Fanfare on January 15, 2017 at historic Severance Hall, conducted by Thomas Wilkins.
The French website UnderScores has published an in-depth interview with Peter Boyer, which focuses on his work as a composer for the concert hall, and an orchestrator for Hollywood film scores.
Peter Boyer has contributed orchestrations to composer James Newton Howard’s score for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the spin-off/prequel to the Harry Potter film series.
Peter Boyer’s Silver Fanfare opened the Hollywood Bowl’s 2016 season, kicking off Opening Night at the Bowl with Steely Dan on June 18.
Peter Boyer has conducted a recording session of his music with the Hollywood Studio Symphony and Choir at the historic Barbra Streisand Scoring Stage at Sony Pictures in Culver City.
Peter Boyer has been appointed as assistant/cover conductor for The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring Live in Concert, in three performances with the Seattle Symphony on July 15, 16, and 17, 2016.
The Kansas City Symphony will perform Peter Boyer’s Celebration Overture as part of its annual Symphony in the Flint Hills, which takes place on the stunningly beautiful prairie of the Kansas Flint Hills.
The Metropolitan Youth Orchestra of New York, conducted by Phil Preddice, will perform Peter Boyer’s Rolling River (Sketches on “Shenandoah”) at Carnegie Hall, New York City, on May 15, 2016.
Peter Boyer has contributed orchestrations to scores from two major forthcoming films, from two of Hollywood’s leading composers.
Orange County’s Pacific Symphony has announced that Peter Boyer’s GRAMMY-nominated work Ellis Island: The Dream of America will be the centerpiece of its annual American Composers Festival in the 2016-17 season.