Peter Tuite

Peter Tuite standing in front of King Charles Court

Role

Head of Piano and Keyboard Instruments

Area of work

Piano

Contact details

Address:

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, Faculty of Music, King Charles Court, Old Royal Naval College, Greenwich, London, SE10 9JF

Email: [email protected]

Phone One: +44 (0)20 8305 4408

Website: http://www.petertuite.org/

Biography

Praised for his “astonishing technical facility”, “singing line” and “perfect sense of balance”, Peter Tuite is now widely regarded as one of Ireland’s leading classical musicians and one of the outstanding talents of his generation. Over the past decade, he has garnered considerable international acclaim for his recital and concerto appearances throughout the world.

More recently, his twelve-concert joint-traversal of the complete 52 Sonatas for Keyboard by Joseph Haydn was met with exceptional reviews; and he has just completed a new multi-media filmed performance of the Goldberg Variations at the famous Long Room Library—a unique project scheduled for release next year.

Educated at Trinity College Dublin, the University of Oxford and as a Fulbright scholar at the Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University, he subsequently went on to become Head of the Keyboard Faculty and later the first Senior Dean of the Royal Irish Academy of Music. And (as of October 2015) he is currently the new Head of Piano and Keyboard Instruments at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance in London.

Along with numerous further concert appearances, upcoming projects include the recording and filming of the complete Haydn Sonatas for Keyboard and a new series of piano compositions based on short portraits of Dublin entitled Palm of the hand Portraits, scheduled for premiere in 2016.

For more information, visit Peter Tuite's website.

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