Peter has worked as assistant conductor at ROH, ENO, Opera North, Glyndebourne, at European opera houses including Hamburg, Oslo and Strasbourg, at the Aldeburgh and Bregenz Festivals, and on opera projects with the BBCSO at the Proms and with the CBSO, working with eminent conductors such as Sir Andrew Davis, Sir Mark Elder and Sir Richard Armstrong. In Nuremberg he assisted Philippe Auguin on productions including the Ring Cycle, Meistersinger and Pelléas et Mélisande. He has worked as music director on a number of projects with Opera Genesis at the ROH, National Opera Studio, ENO Studio and Baylis Programme, and has conducted for numerous small companies including European Chamber Opera, Pimlico Opera, Pegasus Opera and Brent Opera.
He also has a large and varied symphonic repertoire and has worked with many orchestras and ensembles in Europe and UK including the Nürnberger Philharmoniker, Wiener Symphoniker, Orchestra dell’ Teatro Comunale di Bologna, City of London Sinfonia, Orchestras of Opera North and Welsh National Opera, Southbank Sinfonia and the Aurora Orchestra.
He is co-founder and Artistic Director of the Internationales Kammermusikfestival Nürnberg, for whom he has conducted The Rape of Lucretia, which was broadcast by Bayerischer Rundfunk, The Turn of the Screw, Owen Wingrave, Noye´s Fludde, Dido and Aeneas, The Soldier´s Tale and several world premieres.