2011 Lena Larsson Photography

2011 Lena Larsson Photography

MATTHEW PETERSON is a composer exploring frontiers of sound and expression. Praised for his “considerable imagination and individuality” (Houston Chronicle), his music is “fresh and passionate…beautiful, challenging” (BBC Berkshire), featuring vivid orchestrations, rhythmic vibrancy, expressive clarity, and emotional depth.

Matthew’s expansive output ranges from a ballad opera based on Wisconsin court cases, to modern settings of sacred texts, to stunning orchestral soundscapes.


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