Welcome guest artist, acclaimed saxophonist Paul Haar recognized as one of the most versatile saxophonists today. As an active classical musician he has performed throughout the United States, Canada, Europe and South America. In addition to his solo performances he has performed with such ensembles as The Tanglewood Music Center Fellowship Orchestra, The Arapahoe Philharmonic, The Austin Symphony, The Asheville Symphony, Lincoln Symphony and the Omaha Symphony. In the jazz idiom he has performed with such artists as Gary Foster, Dave Brubeck, James Moody, The Manhattan Transfer, Toshiko Akiyoshi, Phil Woods, and has backed such personalities as Lou Rawls, The Chiffons, Tony Bennett, Michael Buble, Gladys Knight and the Temptations. He currently serves as the Associate Professor of Saxophone and Director of Jazz Studies at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.