Faculty & Staff

David Peel
Lecturer, Brass

David Peel is a French horn player based in the New York City area. He is known for his versatility throughout many genres, whether performing nightly at Aladdin the Musical, in the recording studio, or playing principal horn with the Palm Beach Opera Orchestra and other ensembles throughout the East Coast.

Peel has performed with the Metropolitan Opera, American Ballet Theater, American Symphony Orchestra, New Jersey Symphony Orchestra, and many others. He has recorded with several top artists, including Sting, James Taylor, The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra, and Train, to name a few. He can also be heard on numerous movie soundtracks and TV jingles.

Peel has served on the faculties of Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University. His principal teachers were Jerome Ashby and his father, Jerry Peel, with whom he studied at the University of Miami.