Josh Peters is a traveling musician and teacher offering personalized lessons, tutoring, and classes in various subjects.
After studying Jazz Trumpet and composition at the University of North Texas Josh has been traveling and living in the pacific NW and europe and now Texas.
In addition to studying Jazz trumpet Josh has also studied and performed on, piano, guitar, electric bass, voice, and percussion.
While at UNT Josh studied Ewe music from Ghana with Ewe master drummer Torgbui Gideon Foli Alorwoyie, afro-cuban, afro-puerto rican, brazilian, and Latin jazz with Jose Aponte, and South Indian Carnatic music with Poovalur Sriji (Srinivasan)
Josh has performed in the UNT Latin Jazz ensemble, UNT jazz lab bands, the UNT African drumming ensemble, the UNT Indian Cross-cultural ensemble, the UNT Advanced Afro-Cuban percussion ensemble, the UNT Brazilian ensemble, Wesley Lunsford (http://www.reverbnation.com/wesleylunsford), and a quartet with tenor saxophonist Alex Harrison.
Josh has also performed and recorded with Tezeta Band, Portland Oregon's premier Ethiopian 70's dance band.(http://tezetaband.com/)
Josh is also a tabla and raga singing student of Rik Masterson (a disciple of Pt. Pran Nath) and continues to study mridangam and carnatic music with Sri. B. Vijayan (a disciple of Karaikudi Mani)