Peter started his musical carreer at the renowned Tivoli Guard in Copenhagen. Eventually, in 1994, he was admitted to The Royal Danish Conservatory of Music. Here he studied under Bjørn Carl Nielsen and professor Ole-Henrik Dahl and finished his studies with a Master degree. Moreover, Peter took lessons with professor Jean-Louis Capezzali at the Lyon Conservatory of Music and participated in master classes under professors François Leleux, Thomas Indermühle, Erik Niord-Larsen, and Alf Nilsson.
Peter was awarded the Jacob Gade Music Prize, the Anne-Marie Mortensen Legacy, the Music Prize of the Municipality of Lyngby-Taarbæk, the I.K. Gottfried Jubilee Prize, and others.
Alongside with his activities as a chamber musician, he gained great experience in orchestral playing. He has played with all Danish symphony orchestras, hereunder the Danish National Symphony Orchestra / DR, The Royal Danish Orchestra, the Copenhagen Symphony Orchestra, and the Odense Symphony Orchestra, as well as with orchestras in Germany, England, and Sweden.
Peter has played with the Ensemble MidtVest since 2004. Moreover, he is active on the baroque oboe and plays chamber music in several other ensembles.