Peter Bennett is an Australian musician, Community Arts facilitator, music educator, composer and researcher. He possesses a wealth of cultural capital with over 30 years experience in the Australian Arts and Music Industries.
Originally from Sydney, he is currently based in Melbourne, Victoria where he leads the Peter Bennett Duo and Trio. He also coordinates Community Arts Projects and works in music education.
With a degree in Composition and Performance from Western Sydney University, a Graduate Diploma of Education from the University of Melbourne, a Masters in Music Technology from the University of Newcastle and a Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, Peter has lectured in practical and theoretical music courses at Universities and TAFE Colleges. He has also taught classroom music, music technology and instrumental music in Primary and Secondary schools throughout Queensland, NSW and Victoria.