Mr. Deane joined AMS in 2019 to teach piano. He started playing piano at 5 years old.
He began his musical training in Barbados under the auspices of The Royal Schools of Music, London, England. As an adult he continued his education at the Tanya Polunin School of Music in London.
In the Bachelor of Music program, Peter studied organ at The William Tyndale College, Farmington Hills, Michigan. He has held numerous organist and pianist positions in a multitude of denominations in his career as a musician.
Seated on the bench at the Amelia Plantation Chapel since 2005, Peter Deane is the friendly face many locals and visitors to Amelia Island recognize at so many musical events.
With a home on the coast, Mr. Deane enjoys hosting his friends and family from all over the world!
Mr. Deane's advice for young musicians:
"Practice every day. Practicing for 10 minutes every day is better than practicing for an hour on one day."