Welcome...to the official site for San Jose music artist Peter Apel - performing songwriter, author, illustrator, magician, iOS sticker developer, dad.

Concert / Event Calendar 
Searching for kid-friendly, live children's entertainment in the greater San Francisco Bay Area? 
Click here for Peter Apel's upcoming events.

Peter's Music
Parents and teachers use these songs to entertain, teach, and shine brightness into kids' days. They've earned coveted spots in minivan music rotations, and they warm up kids in gymnastics and dance studios. Discover fun facts about Peter's Songs.

Kids Go Bananas for the Board Book.
Inspired by Peter's I Love Bananas song, Fred Pinsocket Loves Bananas is a colorful board book featuring Fred, the little spaceman who loves bananas. It comes in sturdy board book format (Printed in USA) and is intended to be held by small hands. Includes a FREE download of the I Love Bananas song.
Watch
Fred Pinsocket Loves Bananas
(The ANIMATED VIDEO)

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Book an Event

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 family entertainment venues.

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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