Peter Handsworth is currently Head of the School of Music-Conservatorium at Monash University. He studied clarinet at the University of Adelaide with David Shephard and at the State University of Music, Karlsruhe, Germany.
Peter regularly performs internationally as a soloist and chamber musician and has recorded widely both in Australia and Europe on both CD and for radio and television broadcast including a chamber music recording with Sabine Meyer and Eddie Daniels on the EMI Classics label. He has a strong commitment to Romanian new music and has performed in Romania on numerous occasions.
Peter Handsworth appears on
Performer: B♭ and Bass Clarinets
The recording of conversations is one of the outcomes of a research project initiated by the School of Music in the Faculty of Arts at Monash University. Six composers have collaborated to produce this recording, performed by six performers.
This CD that demonstrates the musical and cultural bridges built by the academic staff and postgraduate students at the School of Music-Conservatorium at Monash University, and their colleagues in other parts of Australia, Korea and Romania.