Peter Maguire graduated from Oberlin Conservatory in 2002 majoring in TIMARA (technology in music and related arts). There, he focused on composition and synthesis. In 2001, Maguire interned at Harmonix, working on the cult classic FreQuency. While still in school, he began doing contract audio work for various clients including Lexus and the Barbarian Group. In 2004 he was hired full time at Harmonix and has had various roles ranging from senior sound designer to lead producer. He has worked on games such as Amplitude, Guitar Hero, Rock Band, Fantasia: Music Evolved, and most recently, Rock Band VR. Maguire currently acts as the discipline principal for the audio department.