Peter Josheff

Posted by September 13, 2012


Peter Josheff (clarinet), a founding member of Sonic Harvest and Earplay, is also a member of the Empyrean Ensemble, the Eco Ensemble, and the Paul Dresher Ensemble. He has toured with Melody of China, and has performed on many recordings, concert series and festivals, both nationally and internationally. A prolific composer, he has been locally commissioned, premiered, and recorded by groups including the Bernal Hill Players, Sonic Harvest, San Francisco Cabaret Opera, the Empyrean Ensemble, and Earplay. Peter has worked extensively with young composers, bringing his perspective as a composer/clarinetist to graduate and undergraduate students at UC Berkeley and UC Davis, Stanford University, San Francisco State University, and Sacramento State University, as well as for the American Composers Forum Composer in the Schools Program. His workshop, Clarinet for Composers, has been presented at the UC Davis Clarinet Festival and at an American Composers Forum seminar in San Francisco. Peter joined SFCMP in 2012.