Peter Reit

Adjunct Artist in Music

Peter Reit plays principal horn with the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra. He recently retired from the principal horn positions held for thirty years with the Westchester Philharmonic and Scandia Symphony Orchestras. He played in the orchestra at “The Phantom of the Opera” on Broadway for 32 years. Mr. Reit is on the horn faculty at SUNY Purchase College and Vassar College. 

BM, Manhattan School of Music
At Vassar since 2007


Skinner Hall
Box 18
Tuesdays 10am–2pm

Research and Academic Interests

Music Performance
Performance Anxiety
Performance Etiquette
Practice Technique
Basic Fundamentals

Departments and Programs


MUSI 74 French Horn
MUSI 174 French Horn
MUSI 274 French Horn
MUSI 374 French Horn
MUSI 380 4th Year Instruction