Matt Peebles
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Member Since: June 14, 2008
Last Visit:February 3, 2019
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Matt Peebles

A native of Columbia, South Carolina, Mr. Peebles earned his Bachelor of Music degree in Music Education and Violin from the University of South Carolina. He studied violin under Ryan Kho and Neil Casey, and viola under Constance Gee.

Mr. Peebles taught for four years at the USC String Project and currently maintains a private violin/viola studio. He was student staff at the USC School of Music, working in the Inventory Management office, and for 2 summers a resident counselor and staff violinist/violist for the Carolina Summer Music Conservatory. He has also been Orchestra Management staff for Spoleto Festival USA. He was a student teacher in Richland School District Two, and subsequently served as a regular substitute for orchestra directors throughout the district. Currently, he is Orchestra Director at DuBose Middle School and Ashley Ridge High School in Dorchester School District Two.

An active violinist, Mr. Peebles performs regularly throughout the Southeastern United States and in Europe, most recently as principal second violin in Budapest, Hungary and Vienna, Austria, as part of an international Haydn festival. In his spare time, he is an avid boater and enjoys working on boats and trucks. He plays a violin by Caressa & Francois c. 1915.