Other Works

Public recognition...

George Washington High School's Distinguished Alumni Award. 2011.

In print...

Perfect Harmony: Singing Groups of the 20th Century, by Richard Grudens, with a forward by Patty Andrews. John contributed an essay to this book about Al Alberts and the Four Aces.

Sinatra's Singing, by Richard Grudens, with a forward by Jerry Vale. John contributed an essay to this book. 2010.

Mr. Rhythm: A Tribute to Frankie Laine, by Richard Grudens, with a forward by Clint Eastwood. John contributed an essay to this book. 2009.

When Jolson Was King, by Richard Grudens, with a forward by Frankie Laine. John contributed an essay to this book. 2006.

The Return of Reno Martin, a novella written by John. 

On stage...

Something for Hanna. An unproduced musical. John Primerano wrote the words and music to 16 original songs for this play by Melpo Dennis Scotese.

The Retirement Party. John's one act play about the end of a mobster's career.