Peninsula Symphonic Band
 
Door County, Wisconsin  
 
 

musical director

Music Director Jason Palmer was raised on a small farm in Northern Illinois. After graduating from high school, he received his musical training at Northern Illinois University as well as served many churches as music director and organist.

Palmer and his wife, Jamie, founded the Fox Valley Academy of Music Performance in Aurora, Illinois. The Academy was home to the Fox Valley Philharmonic Orchestra, the Fox Valley Youth Symphony, the Academy Orchestra, Youth Strings and the Access to Music program. Palmer was the music director for the orchestras while Jamie served as the Executive Director.

Now retired, both Jason and Jamie are enjoying all that Door County has to offer. In addition to conducting the Peninsula Symphonic Band and serving as organist at Bay View Lutheran Church, Jason also serves on the Board of Directors for Door County United Way.


Jason Palmer