Jay C. Batzner is currently an Assistant Professor at Central Michigan University where he teaches courses in music technology, electro-acoustic composition, and music theory. Prior to this position, Jay taught at the University of Central Florida, Kansas City Kansas Community College, and Indiana University Southeast. 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. Rest assured that he has been many places and done many things, some of which are rather impressive. Jay is a sci-fi geek, an amateur banjoist, a home brewer, and juggler.