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Peter West – Principal Cello

Peter was born, raised and trained as a musician in Sydney. Under the tutor ledge of Peter Seymour and Colleen McMeekin at school, PW excelled in all things musical. Peter gained a position with the now defunct National Training Orchestra before joining the Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra and the some years later the Queensland Symphony Orchestra. He then took a break from classical music and turned his attention to another genre of music which he loves, rock, folk and blues. When Peter isn’t playing with La Frat, he teaches cello at various schools in Melbourne.

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