Jason Nett is known as a composer, performer, conductor, producer/engineer, and educator. Nett's versatility and command within many different styles and genres all stem from his desire to share his deep passion for music.
Jason has composed works ranging from opera and symphonic pieces for full orchestra, to chamber orchestra dance pieces and trio/duo/solo works, to choir pieces. Mr. NettE?s music has been performed by such ensembles as the Vancouver, and Vancouver Island Symphonies, The Aventa Ensemble,, Napa Valley Symphony Players, Vertical Orchestra, Plastic Acid Orchestra, Gros Morne Summer Music Festival, British Columbia BoyE?s Choir, Vancouver Guitar Quartet, The Napa Valley Choral Society, and Michael Strutt.
Jason was the Composer in Residence of the Vancouver Island Symphony from 2005-2009, and also had the same title with the Gros Morne Summer Music Festival from 2010-2012. He held the position of Associate Conductor of the Napa Valley Choral Society for their 2011-2012 season where he helped to re-envision the organization, and also conducted the Napa Valley Dance Company's production of The Nutcracker.
Mr. Nett is an avid performer and skilled multi-instrumentalist. He has held several positions as a professional bass/baritone soloist, and has toured around the world many times as a guitarist and music director.
Jason is also a very seasoned "studio rat" and has worked with artists such as Limp Bizkit, and multi-platinum producers David Kershenbaum (Tori Amos, Duran Duran), Scott Church (Black Sabbath, Cher, Motley Crue), Dave Schiffman (Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Audioslave, System Of A Down), and Chris Potter (Brian Adams, Sarah Mclachlan).
Les AMIS has just recruited Mr. Nett as their Executive Music Director and Composer in Residence to begin in their 2014 season. He will also be performing in their 2013 concert series as a guitarist.