Peter Marck

Principal Double Bass

Peter Marck has been with the IPO for nearly four decades and served as Principal Double Bass since 1979. He has held several positions on the orchestra’s management and was also twice secretary and twice chairman of the IPO Players’ Committee. In 1999, he was instrumental in organizing Project MECA, which brought together Palestinian and Jewish children in an IPO concert conducted by Maestro Mehta; this led to the establishment of KeyNote, the education program of the IPO.

Learn more about Peter in the video below including the 19th century instruments he plays on and hobby as a winemaker!