Peter Wiley is a member of the piano quartet OPUS ONE, which he co-founded in 1998, and he was a member of the Beaux Arts Trio and Guarneri Quartet. After graduating from the Curtis Institute of Music, he played with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for one year before being appointed principal cello of the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, where he remained for eight years. Mr. Wiley appears at leading chamber music festivals, including the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, Music from Angel Fire, Chamber Music Northwest, OK Mozart, Bridgehampton, and Bravo! Vail. He also continues his long association with the Marlboro Music Festival, with which he tours and records.
Mr. Wiley’s honors include an Avery Fisher Career Grant and Grammy nominations for recordings with the Beaux Arts Trio and the Guarneri Quartet. He teaches at Curtis and at the Bard College Conservatory of Music.