Reeder Music Academy

​​3482 Camino Tassajara​​​
Danville, CA 94506
​Tel: 925-964-0571
​Email: [email protected]

​​​Make Music A Part Of Your Life!
Baker Peeples  
Violin & Viola instructor 
Violinist Baker Peeples has been a fixture of Northern California’s Freeway Philharmonic scene since 2007, holding contracts and tenure with the Oakland Symphony, the Sacramento Philharmonic, and Symphony Silicon Valley. He has also been a regular performer with the Modesto and Monterey Symphonies, as well as the Reno Philharmonic. ​

Holding a Bachelor's of Music degree from UC Santa Cruz and a Master's of Music from Northern Illinois University, Mr. Peeples's teachers have included Roy and Lynn Oakley, Roy Malan (former Concertmaster of SF Ballet), Shmuel Ashkenasi of the Vermeer Quartet, and Catherine van Hoesen of the SF Symphony.

He has also participated in master classes with members of the Vermeer and Jerusalem String Quartets. Mr. Peeples has been teaching private violin and viola students since 2007, and also held a teaching position at Lycée La Perousse in Corte Madera from 2011-2013.

He has served as adjudicator for the Oakland Youth Orchestra seating auditions and ran sectionals with the orchestra as well. Baker strives to give students a strong foundation in technique and musicianship, but most importantly he hopes students will enjoy learning and develop a lifelong appreciation of music. He welcomes students of all ages and levels.