Peter Scherr is an American composer/producer with over thirty years of professional experience. His work is wide-ranging, and he is interested in all forms of music. He has scored long format documentaries, television commercials and corporate communications as well as award-winning short films. His credits include: Discovery Asia, Hong Kong Science Museum and UPS. He is sought after for his innovative musicianship and sound expertise.
Peter Scherr knew it would be music from a young age. Following his studies, he worked for a stretch in Nashville, and then music led him to Asia, where he spent 25 years.He took his seat in symphony orchestras and cut his teeth as a staff composer in Hong Kong’s go-go 90’s. He serviced the Chinese ad market, working with smoke-and-whiskey clients who tendered payment in stacks of red bills and spent years in pursuit of avant-garde glory. His dreams have given birth to much music. Commercial ventures, records, concert tours... His tastes have changed with the times, exploded to embrace the world of music in all its factions and forms:
“Over the years, I’ve had many life-changing experiences in music, and I feel now more than ever that there are endless new things to try, new things to be done.”