See full list of publications at the official homepage of Peter Wyllie Johnston.
Peter wrote the book, music and lyrics of "Moses - The Spirit of Freedom", which is his first major musical. The musical is a large-scale work, which was developed in New York, London, Melbourne and Sydney, over a ten year period. The fully orchestrated score (orchestrations and arrangements by Julian Kershaw) was completed in 2008. Contact us to purchase published Vocal Score.
Peter completed work with composer and lyricist Joanna White on a new musical, "PINK" (2014).
Books and Articles
Peter is the author of "From The Melburnian – Essays and Articles on the Broadway Musical, the Australian Musical, Opera and Classical Music" (launched by Mrs Jeanne Pratt in September 2011) He has published numerous articles and reviews on music in academic journals and in the Australian, the Sunday Age, The Melburnian, Opera Australasia, Soundscapes, OnStage, www.artshub.com and The Times (UK) He is currently completing (with Peter Pinne) a new book on the history of the Australian musical, for publication in 2018.