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Platt, Peter, 1924-2000
Peter Platt - papers, n.d.-2000
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Peter Platt, Professor of Music, was born in 1924 at Sheffield England, son of Baron and Lady Platt. He studied at the Royal College of Music, London, in 1941 and after war service studied at Oxford University from 1946. Between 1952 and 1957 Peter Platt was senior lecturer in Music at the University of Sydney. In 1957 he was appointed to the Chair of Music University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand and remained in that position until his appointment in 1975 to the Chair of Music at the University of Sydney. Peter Platt died in 2000.
Presented by Mrs Jean Platt in 2000
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Music -- Instruction and study.
Music -- Manuscripts.
Music teachers -- Australia.
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