About

 

Peter (“Alexander” is a stage name) is an award-winning songwriter, a virtuoso on acoustic, electric and 12-string guitars and plays in a variety of styles from classical to country blues to rock. He is an engaging entertainer with a fine tenor voice that is emotive and versatile, equally at home on English Madrigals, American Roots, or Rock ‘n Roll. Peter has shared the stage with many of the greatest names in folk, rock and classical music.

Peter served for four years as president of the Maine Songwriters Association and is known in midcoast Maine both as a musician and as the former music columnist for the Coastal Journal. Peter’s song “Vicksburg,” which is featured on Hollowbody Electric Band’s “Prickly Stickers” CD, was the winner of the 2014 Maine Songwriting Contest.

In May 2021, Peter published his second memoir: “The Inner Circle, Book I – My Seventeen Years in the Cult of the American Sikhs”.