Born in Austria in 1980. He was taught piano, cello and percussion before he had his first horn lessons in 1998 with Prof. Walter Reitbauer. Since 2001 he has been studying horn at the University of Music and Performing Arts in Vienna with Prof. Willibald Janezic, additional studies with Prof. Friedrich Gabler, Wolfgang Vladar and Ronald Janezic.
Multiple winner of awards at music competitions.
Frequent performer of chamber music and contemporary music as well as performances with Graz Philharmonic Orchestra and Opera, Orchestra of Vienna Volksopera, Vienna State Opera (stage orchestra), Vienna Chamber Orchestra and Chamber Opera.
Since 2006 Peter Putzer has been teaching horn at an Austrian music school.