Pete Walsh

Pete Walsh, double bass (Dallas, TX), received both his MM and BM at Boston University studying with Edwin Barker and Benjamin Levy of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. As an active performer in the Boston area, Pete has performed with the Boston Philharmonic Orchestra, Cape Cod Symphony, Atlantic Symphony Orchestra, and Odyssey Opera. Pete currently performs with Phoenix as principal bass, Marsh Chapel Collegium, and Juventas New Music Ensemble, and has performed as guest artist with the Fine Arts Quartet. In January of 2017, Pete curated and performed a program featuring six duets with double bass and other instruments which included world premieres of two commissioned pieces. Pete has been a musician at the Tanglewood Music Center, the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival in northern Germany and on tour in China, the National Orchestral Institute, and the Round Top Music Festival. Pete currently coaches the Boston Philharmonic Youth Orchestra bass section and teaches throughout Boston with the Boston Philharmonic’s Crescendo! program. Previous Yellow Barn musician (2018)