Jay C. Batzner is currently an Assistant Professor at the University of Central Florida where he teaches theory, composition, and technology courses as well as coordinates the composition program. He holds degrees in composition and/or theory from the University of Missouri Kansas City, the University of Louisville, and the University of Kansas.

Jay's music is primarily focused around instrumental chamber works as well as electroacoustic composition. His music has been recorded on the Capstone, Vox Novus, and Beauport Classical labels and is published by Unsafe Bull Music.

Jay is a sci-fi geek, an amateur banjoist, a home brewer, and juggler.

Concert on Thursday

To everyone that might be in the NYC area on Thursday with $10 and some time on their hands...

Check out Lars Jacobsen (tenor & soprano sax) and Gabe Shuford (Fender Rhodes) as they do what they do.

Details are on The Collected's website. You can preview the duo's music at their site.