PETER ALSOP release 5 albums for adults before writing the many award-winning albums he has released for children and families. DISCIPLES OF PERfECTION is his latest release for adults, with songs about why we are where we are in the world today.
Peter is a nationally known singer-songwriter, educator and humorist with a Ph.D. in educational psychology. He graduated from Trinity College in Connecticut and did his doctoral work at Columbia University's Teachers' College and Columbia Pacific University. He's worked as the Director of The Harbor Schools Residential Treatment Center for emotionally disturbed adolescents in Maine and as a Junior Guidance elementary school teacher in the New York's South Bronx.
His nineteen audio recordings and seven DVDs consistently win "BEST CHILDREN'S" awards from organizations such as
Parents' Choice and the Association For Independent Music.
His songs are used daily by thousands of parents, educators and human service professionals to help families discuss sensitive issues such as child abuse, loss & grief and chemical dependency.
He's acted on stage and television, directed a feature film, and he performs extensively at conferences, festivals and concerts throughout the United States and Canada as well as hosting annual training workshops at his Otter Space Conference Center in northern California. He lives in Topanga, CA with his wife, actress /director Ellen Geer.