Peter Herman

Peter Herman

Artist Faculty


UMA Augusta Campus




Peter Herman is a Maine based musician and multi-instrumentalist specializing in electric and acoustic guitar. Peter is rooted in strong fundamental skills and tradition. These skills and traditions serve as stepping stones towards composition of new and unique music. His music stems from a deep appreciation and knowledge of the guitarist’s role in many genres of music including blues, jazz, rock, and classical music. Peter studied music at the University of Maine under the direction of Rick Nelson, Bob Thompson, and Steve Grover. Peter appears on many records, some of which include “Impressions” by the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, “Big Nothing” by Lou Velasco, “Autumn” by Cilla Bonnie, as well as many others. Peter currently teaches music and freelances in the greater New England area.