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Peter Phippen Biography

Peter Phippen

World Flute Specialist, Recording Artist, Educator, and Producer

Peter Phippen is a Grammy Award Nominee, International Acoustic Music Awards Nominee and Native American Music Awards Nominee. Phippen is a performer and recording artist specializing in traditional flutes from around the world. Over the last three decades Phippen has researched the history and performance technique of flutes both ancient and modern.

Since 1993, Phippen has performed an enchanting mix of the very old and very new in music. Peter has shared the stage with R. Carlos Nakai, Coyote Oldman, and Xavier Quijas Yxayotl to name a few. As a recording artist for Canyon Records, Phippen has recorded four albums of original music. Peter has also recorded instrumental albums with Lifescapes, Promotion Music Records, and Sounds True, where he was featured as flutist and composer on renowned Shamanic practitioner, percussionist and ceremonial leader Byron Metcalf’s “Inner Rhythm Meditations”, charting in the Top 20 of the Zone Music Reporter’s Top 100 from February to June of 2017 and nominated for a ZMR Music Award in the Best Relaxation/Meditation Album category for 2017. Phippen’s recordings have been aired on radio and television world wide.

In his approach to world flute performance, he is an experiential, natural folk musician with a penchant for creative and artistic musical improvisation. Peter offers a captivating collage of sound images, covering the folklore and history of flutes from around the world and throughout time.

To hear Peter Phippen's music, please visit Spotify

For bookings, please contact Peter Phippen at flute@charter.net