Henry Peyrebrune joined the bass section of The Cleveland Orchestra in 1997. In 2014, he took on additional duties as a leadership development officer in the Orchestra'sd Philanthropy & Advancement office. Before coming to Cleveland, he served as principal bass with the National Arts Centre Orchestra in Ottawa, Canada (1994-1997). He has also been principal bass of the Portland Symphony, the Pro Arte Chamber, Boston Philharmonic, and Cantata Singers orchestras, and was a member of the Boston Pops Esplanade Orchestra and the Albany Symphony Orchestra. He has performed chamber music and recitals throughout New England.
Mr. Peyrebrune holds a bachelor of music degree from the New England Conservatory of Music, where he studied with Edwin Barker of the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He also participated in Tanglewood and Kent/Blossom Music programs. Mr. Peyrebrune has taught at the University of Southern Maine, Longy School of Music, and Concord Academy. He is a Teaching Artist with The Cleveland Orchestra’s "Learning Through Music" school partnership program. In addition, he is currently a member of the faculty at Baldwin Wallace University Conservatory of Music and serves on the board of trustees of the Broadway School of Music & the Arts in Cleveland.