Peter Wilson Smith Edit Profile
Bachelor of Music, University of Michigan, 1965.
Assistant manager Indianapolis Symphony, 1966-1967. Assistant manager St. Louis Symphony, 1967-1968. Executive director Norfolk Symphony, Virginia, 1968-1972.
Operations manager Buffalo Philharmonic, 1972-1974. Operations administrator Carnegie Hall Corporation, New York City, 1974-1976. Managing director Fort Wayne (Indiana) Philharmonic, 1976-1985.
Executive director Grand Rapids (Michigan) Symphony, 1985-1995, president, since 1995.
Served to airman 1st class United States Air Force, 1961-1964. Member Metropolitan Orchestra Managers Association (president 1979-1981), Regional Orchestra Managers Association (vice president 1987-1989), American Symphony Orchestra League (board directors 1989-1991), Managers American Orchestra (vice-chairman 1989-1991).
Married Kay Gardner, 1960 (divorced 1972).; married Lynn Perrott, 1976. Children: Juliana, Jennifer.