Chris Peracciny received his B.A. in Music Education from SUNY Fredonia and his M.A. in Music Education from SUNY Buffalo. Over his career, Mr. Peracciny has composed and arranged numerous original works for various instrumental performing groups. Currently, Mr. Peracciny directs Concert and Jazz Bands at Edward Town Middle School in the Niagara Wheatfield Central School District in Sanborn, NY, and remains active as a composer, arranger, director, clinician and freelance saxophonist.