Jeff Agler is a Composer/Pianist living in Lincoln, NE., and has been writing music since 1974. He currently has four CD's in the marketplace.
In 1992 He released a cassette titled "Christmas Nightsong", which contained eight original songs and numerous arrangements of traditional Christmas music. It sold 500 copies in Nebraska. It is now available on CD on the CDbaby website. In 2001, He put out a CD called "Moody" which was mostly original New Age/Classical piano music, and sold 100 copies in its first two weeks of release.
In 2004, Mr. Agler finished "Delores In Repose", a CD of all original music in various styles from New Age to Latin and Jazz, and in 2005 he completed "Resistance"- an all Jazz CD. All four titles are available at: www.cdbaby.com/agler.
Jeff Agler Bio
Jeff Agler is a native of North Platte, NE., but spent a considerable amount of time in Lincoln, NE., both at the University, and working for Lincoln Public Schools. He graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a B.A. in Music Composition in 1978. In 1989 he reentered the University to obtain his teaching certificate in Instrumental Music. After receiving his certificate in 1991, he taught band for three years.
Mr. Agler has played piano professionally since age sixteen, and has played in several bands including: "Night Shift", "Stranded", "Cool Riddum", and "Bossphilly". He has also performed in a number of styles including: Rock, Jazz, R&B, Reggae, and Contemporary Christian.
He was commissioned by the Downtown Development Association of Lincoln, NE. in 1990 to compose music for a documentary showcasing nine of Lincoln's neighborhoods. The documentary aired numerous times on Lincoln's Public Access Channel.
In 1992 he released his first solo project titled "Christmas Nightsong". It sold 500 copies and made him a 'Cause Celebre' in his hometown.
In 2001 Jeff released "Moody", a compilation of original piano music plus various Classical & Baroque works. "Moody" sold 100 copies in its first two weeks of release, and continues to sell on iTunes, CDBaby, and other digital sites. Jeff's latest projects include: "Delores in Repose"- a New Age collection, and "Resistance"- his first Jazz CD.
He is currently living in Lincoln, NE. composing new works for a ?HipHop/Jazz ? CD. His lifelong dream is to score music for a motion picture.