Artist Bio

Peter Lloyd, double bass

A native of Philadelphia, bassist Peter Lloyd is a graduate of the Curtis Institute of Music. He joined the Philadelphia Orchestra during his final year at Curtis, performing there for more than eight seasons before becoming Principal Bass of the Minnesota Orchestra, a position he held from 1986 to 2007. As a chamber musician, he has performed with the Guarneri String Quartet, Jamie Laredo at the 92nd Street Y, and the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center, and at the Marlboro Music Festival, among many others. Peter Lloyd is Professor of Double Bass and Chamber Music at the Colburn Conservatory.

Music@Menlo Debut

2019–2020 Music@Menlo Appearances