Jason Bahr, Composer

Jason Bahr was nominated for the FGCU Junior Faculty Scholarship Award.
 
I have completed my Concertino for Flute and Orchestra (c. 14 minutes).
 
Recent and upcoming performances:
 
2016
 
Pianist Paul Barnes will perform five of my piano preludes in his recital at FGCU in Fort Myers, FL on February 8th.
 
2015

Gloria will be performed by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers on January 27th as a part of The Voice of the Masters concert.  This will be at Ft. Myers Beach, FL, St. Peter Lutheran Church at 7:00 PM
 
Pianist Paul Barnes included three of my piano preludes in his presentation to the Oregon Music Teachers Association in Portland, OR on January 28th.
 
Gloria will be performed by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers on February 8th as a part of The Voice of the Masters concert.  This will be in Cape Coral, FL at Faith Presbyterian at 4:00 PM
 
Gloria will be performed by the Florida Gulf Coast University Chamber Singers at their concert at St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Bonita Springs, FL. This will be on Friday February 13th at 7:00PM.
 
Three Piano Preludes and Ephemeral Rhapsody will be performed as a part of the College Music Society Southern Region Conference in Columbus, MS. The conference is February 19-21, 2015.
 
Gloria will be performed by the Denison Chamber Choir as a part of the Tutti New Music Festival on March 6th.

Gloria will be performed by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers on March 8th as a part of The Voice of the Masters concert.  This will be at 4p Pine Island United Methodist Church in Bokeelia, FL.

Gloria will be performed by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers on March 22nd as a part of The Voice of the Masters concert.  This will be at 4p at Faith United Methodist Church in Ft. Myers, FL.
 
When We are Going will be performed as a part of the Manchester New Music Festival on March 28th in Manchester, IN.

Gloria will be performed by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers on April 19th as a part of The Voice of the Masters concert.  This will be at 4p at Sanibel Community Church in Sanibel, FL.

Several piano preludes by Bahr will be performed by Paul Barnes as a part of the Cutting Edge Concerts New Music Festival 2015 on April 20th.
 
Pianist Paul Barnes will include three of my piano preludes in his presentation at the Vienna Conservatory in Austria on January 19th.


2014

Triton for solo trumpet will receive its world premiere by Dr. Michael Huff at the Trumpet Festival of the Southeast at The University of Tennessee Chattanooga.  The festival will take place January 17-19.  Also featured on the festival will be the Fantasy for Five Trumpets (a work premiered last year at the International Trumpet Guild Conference). 

O sacrum convivium will be performed by the University of South Florida Chamber Singers under the direction of James Bass as a part of the USF New Music Festival.  The concert will be at 1p on Friday, February 14th in Barness Recital Hall on the USF campus.
 
The Florida Gulf Coast University Wind Orchestra, under the direction of Dr. Rod Chesnutt, will premiere Eagle Fanfare on Sunday, February 16th, 2014 in Fort Myers, FL.
 
Dickinson Songs will be performed by the FGCU Choir under the direction of Dr. Trent Brown on February 20th, 2014.  The concert will be at 7:30p in the U. Tobe Recital Hall in Fort Myers, FL.
 
O sacrum convivium will be performed by the University of South Florida Chamber Singers under the direction of James Bass as a part of their winter concert on February 20th.  The concert will take place on the USF campus.
 
Ad astra per aspera will be performed by the Lakeland Civic Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Matt Saunders.  The performance will take place Sunday, March 2nd at 4pm in the Wayne L. Rodehorst Performing Arts Center at Lakeland Community College in Kirtland, OH. 
 
Moppet Songs will be performed as a part of the College Music Society Conference Great Plains Regional Conference.  The concert will take place Friday evening March 7th on the campus of William Jewel College in Liberty, MO.
 
O sacrum convivium will be performed by the University of South Florida Chamber Singers under the direction of James Bass as a part of the P.A.M.A. Music and Medicine conference on March 8th.  The concert will take place on the USF campus.
 
 Dr. Cameron Bennett will perform Three Preludes for solo piano at the University of Puget Sound on a concert at 4:15p on Saturday, March 8th, 2014.  The concert is a part of the Society of Composers, Inc. Region VIII Conference.
 
Fanfare for Five Trumpets will be performed by the FGCU Trumpet Studio on Wednesday, March 26th at 4p in the U. Tobe Recital Hall in Fort Myers, FL.  
 
Dickinson Songs will be performed by the FGCU Choir under the direction of Dr. Trent Brown on April 6th, 2014.  The concert will be at 3:00p in the U. Tobe Recital Hall in Fort Myers, FL.
 
Adam Garcia will perform Song of Moses as a part of his May 4th Senior Recital at Sam Houston State University.
 
Dr. Jason Baker will perform "The Light Shines in the Darkness" from Contemplations of Darkness and Light (solo vibraphone) on August 24th in Starkville, MS and in several concerts in and around Mississippi in September.
 
The Locrian Chamber Ensemble will include Wedding Day for string quartet on their August 28th Concert.

Several piano preludes by Bahr will be performed by Paul Barnes at the Christian Fellowship of Art Music Composers National Conference in Los Angeles, CA on October 9th.

Gloria will be performed in joint concerts by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers Chamber Choir and the Florida Gulf Coast University Chamber Choir on October 25th and 26th in Fort Myers, FL.  Time and location information will be added in the near future.

Moppet Songs will be performed  by Fresh Squeezed Opera on their November 15th concert in New York City.
 
Gloria will be performed by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers Choir on December 5th in Fort Myers, FL and in Sanibel, FL on December 7th. Time and location information will be added in the near future.

Anderson's Animals will be performed by the Ida S. Baker High School Band in Cape Coral, FL under the direction of Katie Wilson on December 18th and 19th.
 
Gloria will be performed by the Fort Myers Symphonic Mastersingers Choir on December 20th in Fort Myers, FL at Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Center on the Florida Southwestern College Campus.