According to a sleeve note (BIS LP-57 Stereo "Clas Perhrsson"), Peter Lyne was born in Northampton, England. He studied composition with Edmund Rubbra at Oxford. He moved to Stockholm in 1969 where he has studied with Ingvar Lidholm. He wrote "Three Epigrams", with which Clas Pehrsson
was associated in the summer of 1974.