Subsequently he read for a Master’s Degree in Music at King’s College London and studied film music with Don Ray of MTM Studios, Hollywood.
His compositions have been performed widely in Europe, the USA and Japan. Broadcasts include:
- BBC Radio 3
- Radio France
- Belgian Radio 3
He has been Guest Composer of the Verona Brass Festival, Composer-in-Residence for Eurobrass and a member of the jury for the ‘Due Agosto’ Competition for Orchestral Composition in Bologna.
Recently, Peter has been composing for a 2300 year old Celtic instrument called the Karnyx, fragments of which were discovered by an Italian archaeologist in N. Italy, A reconstruction has been completed from brass and another in the original bronze is underway.
In 2015 Peter will be Composer-in-Residence for the International Trumpet Symposium, Trentino.
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May I quote Steven Jones, Professor of Trumpet at the University of West Michigan,
“I enjoy your pieces. They are intellectual at times, but also emotional with many changes of mood. There is ALWAYS something interesting happening in your music.”
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