Pete studied jazz and classical guitar at Leeds College of Music. He has been involved in all aspects of London musical life; from opera and ballet at the Royal Opera House to jazz at Ronnie Scotts, hit West End shows and TV and film sessions, including all the guitars on the September 2014 Matthew Warchus film Pride. Pete has worked with the BBC Symphony Orchestra, the BBC Concert Orchestra, the London Philharmonic Orchestra, and toured with artists as diverse as Hayley Westenra, Michael Ball and Igudesman and Joo.
Pete is currently playing in Matilda The Musical at the Cambridge Theatre and has also held the guitar chair in the West End musicals: Sweet Charity (Theatre Royal Haymarket); Lord of the Rings (Theatre Royal, Drury Lane); Evita (Adelphi Theatre); Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (London Palladium); Hot Shoe Shuffle (Queen’s Theatre); Oliver! (London Palladium); Joseph (London Palladium); Showboat (Prince Edward); Children of Eden (Prince Edward); Anything Goes (Prince Edward); Sugar Babies (Savoy); The Rink (Cambridge Theatre).