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Peter Lawson
[piano]

CD details:

 MSV 28519 White Dawn
 MSV 28522 Pipings and Bowings
 MSV 92062 Letters to the World
 MSV 92066 Sacred Physic

 

Peter Lawson was born in Manchester and studied there with Derrick Wyndham and Sulamita Aronovsky. He has appeared as soloist with orchestra, in recital or for radio throughout the UK and in Europe, Japan and Russia.

With a repertoire stretching from the baroque to contemporary jazz, Peter's many commercial recordings include Satie (for EMI and awarded a Silver Disc), American Sonatas (2 volumes for Virgin Classics, acknowledged by a prestigious Churchill Fellowship to the USA) and Michael Nyman's concerto (with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra). He also works with the Equivox Trio (with Rob Buckland, saxophone and Simone Rebello, percussion) and Tango5 (recreating the tango quintets of Piazzolla). Peter is also senior tutor in piano at both Chetham's School of Music and the RNCM and an examiner for the Associated Board.