Peter W. Davis

producer

Shinji Eshima       

composer   

Tony Asaro

librettist

Cori Ellison

dramaturg

Sara Nealy

development consultant

Peter W. Davis is a retired civil appellate lawyer who practiced in the California Supreme Court, California Courts of Appeal, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. He was introduced to opera in the late 1960’s by his wife, Jayne C. Davis. 

Peter and Jayne have been patrons of San Francisco Opera, and the Merola Opera Program, for more than 40 years, as well as several regional opera companies. They have also attended numerous operas at most of the major opera houses in the United States and Europe.

Peter was formerly on the Board of Directors of Livermore Valley Opera.