Film and television scores include themes for LISTENING TO AMERICA WITH BILL MOYERS and CONSUELO MACK WEALTHTRACK; several commercials; the independent feature film, 93 MILLION MILES FROM THE SUN; numerous documentaries, including THE WORLD OF MADELEINE L´ENGLE; and six seasons scoring the Peabody Award-winning, Emmy-nominated PBS series, ART 21: ART IN
THE 21st CENTURY.
Peter has received fellowships and residencies from the MacDowell and Millay colonies, the Eugene OíNeill Theater Centerís National Music Theater Conference, and the Sundance Playwrights Retreat at Ucross. He is an alumnus of the New Dramatists Composer-Librettist Studio, the BMI-Lehman Engel Musical Theater Workshop, and the American Lyric Theater Composer/Librettist Development Program.
A native of Berkeley, California, Peter graduated with honors from Yale University, and lives outside New York City with his wife, writer/director Kate Chisholm, and their daughter. He is a member of ASCAP and Local 802, AFM.