About

 

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Peter Dyer is a keyboardist in LA, performing, writing, touring, or recording, with a bent towards synths and vintage keys. Keep up with me by following my Twitter or Instagram, or reach me through the contact page.

Peter has toured worldwide with such notable artists as Mariah Carey, Adam Lambert, Aloe Blacc, & St. Vincent.  He recorded keyboards for Avicii’s worldwide #1 “Wake Me Up”, co-wrote & performed on “Liar Liar” & “Shame on Me” from the same album, Flo Rida’s “Wobble” & “Can’t Believe It”, and recorded for country artist Cam’s Sony album debut “Untamed”.

Other tours & recordings include Crystal Lewis, AlunaGeorge, Michael Grimm, Anjulie, Outasight, 2am Club, Fantasia, Karen Clark Sheard, Randy Jackson, Nile Rodgers, Lea Michele, Niall Horan, Vancouver Sleep Clinic, Al Shux, BMW, Tegan & Sara, & Miguel.  Pete’s also a member of Rafferty and Monogem.

Peter received his formal education at Mt. Hood College, while arranging charts and playing for the vocal jazz ensemble “Genesis”, led by mentor Dave Barduhn (Stan Kenton Big Band). Peter moved down to LA to get a degree from the Musician’s Institute in 2006.

He’s performed on numerous television shows, including The Letterman Show, Jimmy Kimmel, The Tonight Show, Oprah, Ellen, Conan, Good Morning America, Lopez Tonight, Jules Holland New Year’s, the Today Show, American Idol, America’s Got Talent, the 2012 NFL Kickoff, & The View.

Peter’s done preset design & testing for Strymon Effects, Pioneer DJ, & Dave Smith Instruments on the AS-1, Rev2, Oberheim 6, Prophet 6, Prophet 12, Pro 2, Tempest, & Mopho x4 synths.  He’s also contributed to Keyboard magazine several times.

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Ellen - Spring '13 w/ Aloe

Ellen – Spring ’13 w/ Aloe Blacc