...to the official site for San Jose music artist Peter Apel - performing songwriter, author, illustrator, magician, dad.
Peter's Music & Books
Peter's songs are used by parents and teachers to entertain, to teach, and to shine brightness into kids' days. They're used to warm up kids in gymnastics and dance studios. They've earned coveted spots in minivan music rotations. Discover fun facts and insights in About The Songs. Find Music CDs and more in the Music Store.
The Fred Pinsocket Loves Bananas board book is a sturdy and colorful book that your child can hold and enjoy. While there may be an e-book in the future, this one is intended to be held, hugged, and maybe even nibbled-on once in a while. The book features Fred Pinsocket, the little spaceman who loves bananas, and includes a FREE download of the I Love Bananas song.
Concert / Event Calendar
Searching for kid-friendly, live children's entertainment in the greater San Francisco Bay Area?
Click here for a list of upcoming Peter Apel events.
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As a performer, Peter offers programs for:
|Schools||Preschool circle times, K-2 assemblies, fundraisers, festivals, special events|
|Libraries||Toddler, preschool, family storytimes, summer reading programs|
|Festivals||Live entertainment for your family-friendly event|
|Other private events and special programs||Corporate family events, house concerts ("Birthday Parties"), Mommy and Me (Daddy & Me) events for toddlers, preschoolers, and other venues family entertainment.|
Each appearance includes Peter's special blend of original music, magic, and humor delivered with unique care and respect for the kids.
If you'd like live music for your event, call Peter at .Your show can be tailored to the age and theme of your program as well as the size of the venue. For family events large or small, Peter will work with you make that next event super special.
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- More: Animal songs, songs with animal noises, dinosaur songs, dinosaur music, movement songs for teachers, teacher resources, sing-along songs, educational songs or educational music,silly songs, funny songs, fun songs, kids songs for the car, breakfast ("Sometimes I Have Oatmeal for Breakfast"), the oatmeal song, songs about food, Banana song, I Love Bananas, big locomotive, train songs, train whistles, peacocks don't lay eggs, twinkle twinkle little star (hubba bubba version), walking in a circle, the laughing song, balloon song.
- Fred's Back Album: M-O-M Spells Mom, The Boring Song, Dozen Donuts, Lipstick Blah Blah, Bombones (Marshmallows), The Other DInosaur Song, I Love You Too Too Much, Mary Had a Little Lamb, I Love Sopaipillas, Ring-a-Ding-Ding, Five Little Leprechauns, The Dozen Waltz, The Grapefruit Song
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Resource: Teaching aids, St. Patrick's Day felt / flannel board, music teaching standards, Christmas gifts for kids, Christmas music, birthday gifts for children, gifts for grandchildren, free music clips, free songs, free coloring sheets, free activities for kids, free ringtones
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