Peter Parthun studied cello with Orlando Cole at the Curtis Institute in Philadelphia. He joined the ranks of the OSM in 1999.
Joined the OSM in: 1999
Previous positions: Calgary Philharmonic
Hometown: Cobourg (Ontario)
Favourite composers: Per Nørgård, Vivaldi, Bruckner, Carl Nielsen
Favourite work: Kurt Weill’s The Threepenny Opera