The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has announced the 2020-21 season of the National Symphony Orchestra, its 90th anniversary season, including a new work by Peter Boyer.
The Cincinnati Pops Orchestra’s recording American Originals: 1918, which features Boyer’s work In the Cause of the Free, received a Grammy nomination in the 62nd Grammy Awards.
The U.S. Marine Band’s concert at UCLA’s Royce Hall on their 2019 West Coast Tour included Peter Boyer’s work Silver Fanfare, and a guest conducting appearance by John Williams.
The Ellis Island Honors Society awarded Boyer the 2019 Ellis Island Medal of Honor, among many eminent recipients, in its annual ceremony.
Boyer worked on the production team for The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Live in Concert with Orquestra OBC in Barcelona.
Peter Boyer has contributed orchestrations to two major film scores composed by James Newton Howard, released by Disney and Warner Bros.