Live Projects:Pocket Caravan
London's unique Brazilian-Balkan band Pocket Caravan features a long-running collaboration between Peter and South Brazilian violinist Felipe Karam. The band have released three albums, with Peter's compositions receiving regular airplay, such as on BBC Radio 3's World On 3.
Led by incredible Indian Classical vocalist Bhavini Vyas and featuring Peter on slide guitar, this ensemble takes as its inspiration the ragas of the great North Indian classical music tradition. Features long term collaborations with several phenomenal musicians including New Orleans-based accordionist Michael Ward-Bergeman.
The UK's foremost political Ska band, Peter is the guitarist and a song-writer for the band. Their first single Liar Liar, featuring Peter's piano playing, went viral, became the sound track to the student demonstrations, and hit the top of the UK charts during the 2017 general election.
A new project with songs written by Peter over the last two decades. Featuring friends on violin, trumpet and vocals, Peter has been recording whenever he found himself with spare time in the studio. Debut 'The Way Down' was released in December 2019.
The video for the first single can be found here: Beautiful View
Formed by virtuoso cellist Shirley Smart, this cross-cultural ensemble features musicians from Spain, Morocco, Bahrain, Ireland and the UK. After living for 10 years in the Middle East, Shirley has brought her incredible experiences and repertoire to London. The band performs many of Peter's compositions, including this performance of Longa Kismet, live at BBC's Broadcasting House
One of the UK's busiest Klezmer band, The Matzoh Boys perform lively versions of traditional Eastern European Jewish melodies, and features many of Peter's arrangements together with his driving rhythm guitar and melody lines.