Peter Perret

2005 SeasonPerret

Peter Perret, Music Director and Conductor of the Winston-Salem Symphony from 1978-2004, currently teaches a graduate level neuroscience and music course at Wake Forest University. Perret is a frequent guest lecturer at conferences dealing with music and the brain.

Janet Fox is a freelance arts and education writer based in Winston-Salem, NC. She has twice won the North Carolina Association of Educators' School Bell award for education reporting.

Bibliography

A Well-Tempered Mind: Using Music to Help Children Listen and Learn. With Janet Fox (2004)

Excerpt

From A Well-Tempered Mind: Using Music to Help Children Listen and Learn

Maestro Peter Perret and Janet Fox here illumine the power of music to uplift and even transform lives. Perret and Fox are aware of the importance of music in the community and in the world.

- from the foreword by Maya Angelou