Former Student of John Sampen and James Riggs. Has performed with the Texas Wind Symphony, Dallas Jazz Orchestra, East Texas Symphony, North Carolina Symphony, and The Collection Jazz Orchestra. Appearances with the show orchestras of The Temptations, Rosemary Clooney, The Four Tops, Rich Little, The Spinners, Frank Sinatra Jr., and The Platters. Recording credits include the Collection Jazz Orchestra's international CD release "Night and Day" and Henry Johnson's "New Beginnings" featuring Freddie Hubbard. Previously on the faculty of The University of Texas at Arlington. Mr. Bair is a Boosey & Hawkes Performing Artist.