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Professor Peter Wright

Professor Peter Wright

Professor Peter Wright

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

Area of research

Late medieval & early renaissance polyphony

Victoria Rooms,
Queens Road, Clifton BS8 1SA
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Biography

Peter Wright was born in Vienna and educated in the UK. He took the BA and the BMus in composition at the University of Oxford, and then worked in London as a freelance writer, composer and teacher before resuming full-time study (MA, PhD) at the University of Nottingham. Following an appointment at the University of Exeter (1987) he returned to Nottingham (1988), where he remained until his retirement (2014) and is now Emeritus Professor. He has served on the Council of the Royal Musical Association (2001–4) and (since 2002) the British Academy Committee for Early English Church Music, of which ...

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