Brighton Dome & Festival
Brighton City of Learning lead
Peter Chivers studied at Dartington College of Arts, gained a Music Degree at Huddersfield University and studied at post-graduate level in Advanced Performance at the Royal Academy of Music, subsequently completing a Post Graduate Certificate in Education at Kingston University.
Peter is Head of Music and Arts for Brighton & Hove’s award winning SoundCity music hub. His background spans the arts, music and education and he has received the Cultural Champion Award from Arts & Business. He also sits on the Arts Council England’s Music Education Hub advisory board and contributes to the wider cultural agenda.
Peter is currently Director of Our Future City, the Cultural Education Partnership for Brighton & Hove. Our Future City is a 10 year strategy that aims to improve the lives and life chances of children and young people in the city, through cultural learning and creative skills development.