PETER SCOTT LEWIS (b 1953 )
Currently San Francisco based, yet internationally active, Peter Scott Lewis’s music has been commissioned and/or performed throughout North America, Europe, and Japan by many outstanding orchestras, chamber ensembles, soloists, and conductors. They include the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center; the Orion, Alexander, and Ciompi String Quartets, the Bakken and Merling Trios, Dorian Wind Quintet, Conspirare, and members of the Rotterdam Philharmonic, San Francisco Symphony, Berkeley Symphony, and Chamber Symphony of Princeton. Conductors and soloists include Alan Gilbert, Kent Nagano, David Tanenbaum, and Susan Narucki, among many others. In addition to his many chamber music works, he has composed a body of major works for orchestra, including five concertos.