Peter Jacobs


Peter Jacobs (piano) is Head of the Keyboard Department at Latymer Upper School He is an experienced teacher, having given several courses on the music of Schubert, Chopin and Mendelssohn. His broad-based skills make him an ideal examiner for the Associated Board. In the literary field, Peter has compiled three volumes of British music for Thames Publishing.

As a recording artist, Peter has made more than 20 CDs, exploring the more neglected areas of the English and French repertoires. Composers such as Bridge, Dale, Truscott, Bush and Foulds feature from the English scene whilst among his recordings of French music are three discs of Chaminade, a
charming composer from the earlier part of the 20th century.