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Nicholas Peters (b. 1984) studied composition with Christopher Fox at Huddersfield (05-06) and Brunel University (06-09), where he was awarded a PhD in Composition. Between 2007 and 2010 he was a Sound and Music (SAM) shortlisted composer. He has had works performed in concerts and workshops across the UK and abroad by numerous artists including JACK Quartet, Ensemble Interface, EXAUDI, Fidelio Trio, Anton Lukoszevieze, Juliet Fraser, Claire Edwardes, Alex Wilson, Zubin Kanga, Abstrukt and Block4. Peters has attended the Darmstadt Summer Courses (2010 and 2012), Impuls Academy (2011), as well as having his music performed at Soundwaves Festival, Cheltenham Music Festival, hcmf// and broadcast on BBC Radio 3’s Hear and Now programme. He co-founded and co-curated 840, an experimental music concert series between 2014 and 2017. He was the composer in residence at the Pound, Corsham for the 2015/16 season.