For nearly two decades, Peter DiCarlo has established himself in a myriad of worlds. Currently based in New York City, Peter is an accomplished saxophonist with a strong tone and style that is distinctly his own. In addition to his focus on performance and composition, he thrives in the world of music education. Peter went to Rutgers University for both undergraduate and graduate studies, and holds a second master’s degree in education from Columbia University. At Rutgers, Peter studied with acclaimed saxophonist Ralph Bowen. Peter was tremendously impacted by Bowen since first hearing his OTB recordings. He also had the benefit of performing beside trumpeter Sean Jones, pianist Stanley Cowell and drummer Victor Lewis. Peter had the great honor of performing with the legendary artist Ray Charles at two benefit concerts while at Rutgers.