Peter O’Connor was born in Liverpool where he studied flute with Judy Fenton as a winner of a City of Liverpool Scholarship, before gaining a place at the Royal Northern College of Music. Peter has worked with most of the major orchestras in England and Scotland and along with Mary Morley formed Rubato, a flute and harp duo to great critical acclaim. He has recorded both for radio and television and can frequently be heard playing the flute in TV series and films. Peter collaborated with Sir George Martin and Gordon Giltrap on his album Candles for BBC TV. He has played in many West End shows, including Aspects of Love, Brigadoon and The Sound of Music. He has worked extensively with the London Concert Orchestra, London Pops Orchestra, and the BBC Concert Orchestra. Peter is an experienced and committed flute teacher, teaching at Oundle School, Kings College School, Cambridge, and Linton Village College.