B i o g r a p h y
Mr. Wahl is from the Binghamton area of Upstate New York. He has been performing for over 25 years and has won many prestigious titles including Junior Mr. Headliner, Teen Mr. Headliner, Teen Dancer of the Year, Mr. Dance of the United States of America, and the International King of Dance.
His studio “Dance by Jeff” was ranked one of the top 100 Businesses in the country by Young Biz Magazine. He has performed extensively throughout the US, Canada, and Russia. He has been sought out to teach master classes in multiple artistic disciplines throughout the United States, Canada, and Russia.
He has starred in the roles of Fredrick The Pirates of Penzance, Nanki-Poo The Mikado, Freddy Hill My Fair Lady, Barnaby Tucker Hello Dolly, and Mike A Chorus Line.
As a Vocalist Mr. Wahl has sung at major sporting events throughout the country; the Laguna Seca Raceway, the San Francisco 49er’s Season Opening celebration, the Sky Chief's Salute to the Armed Forces Game and the Concorso Italiano. He has also had the distinct honor of performing for the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Chief of Naval Operations, the Vice Chief of Naval Operations, as well as state, local officials and international dignitaries.
As a Conductor, he has directed various groups throughout the world ranging from orchestras, brass bands, and choirs. He has been the Musical Director for Disney's The Little Mermaid, Disney's Beauty and the Beast, Cabaret, Man of La Mancha, The Mikado, The Pirates of Penzance, South Pacific, The King and I, and many others. His Film credits include Toddler Tartare. Currently, he is the Musical Director and Founder of the Binghamton Baroque Orchestra.
As an Instrumentalist, he has been a guest artist at St. James Church in Johnson City NY. He has also been a featured performer in the Monterey Bay area of California, Garmisch Germany, Petrozavodsk Russia and at St. Matthews Church in Washington D.C. In the summer of 2017, he was a Guest Artist and Instructor at the
Songe d'été en musique Music School and Festival in Canada where he performed with the Pierrot Consort.
As a Composer, his original music has been performed across the country. He has written works for brass band, choir, chamber ensembles, and orchestras. His new piano work "The Woods of Windsor" has been featured in concerts.
Mr. Wahl proudly served in the World's finest Navy, for eleven years before being medically retired in June of 2015. He proudly wears the rank of a Chief Petty Officer. His Duty Stations include DLIFLC; NIOC MD; and NRD Pittsburgh. His medals and awards include: The Joint Commendation Medal, The Navy Commendation Medal; The Navy Achievement Medal (2), The Good Conduct Medal (3), The Military Outstanding Volunteer Medal, The National Service Medal, The Global War on Terrorism Medal, The Arctic Service Ribbon, The Navy Expeditionary Medal, The Recruiting Service Ribbon with Seven Gold Wreaths, Navy Pistol Marksmanship Ribbon, and other joint, and unit awards.