IRVING, Texas. April 16, 2007 - The North Lake
College Big-Band will give a free performance on Tuesday, May 1 at 7:30
pm in the college's Performance Hall. The band, directed by former
Grapevine High School band director Danny Prado, will present an evening
of contemporary jazz featuring guest artist, trombonist Chris Seiter.
Chris Seiter attended the University of North
Texas and was a member of the famed One O'Clock Lab Band his entire
four-year tenure. While at UNT, Chris became an active freelance and
studio trombonist in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area, performing with such
legends as Ella Fitzgerald, Tony Bennett, Nancy Wilson, Ray Charles, and
many others. Chris was a
two-time recipient of jazz study and recording
grants from the National Endowment for the Arts and received the Frank
Rosolino Memorial Jazz Award from the International Trombone
Chris currently performs with the official
Texas Jazz Orchestra and Them Bones and also serves as arranger,
trombonist, and manager of the White's Chapel United Methodist Church
Worship Orchestra in Southlake.
North Lake College is located at 5001 N.
MacArthur Blvd. in Irving. For more information contact the Visual and
Performing Arts Office at (972)273-3576. The concert is free and open to
North Lake College is a member of the Dallas
County Community College District. Educational opportunities are offered
by the Dallas County Community College District without regard to race,
color, age, national origin, religion, sex or sexual orientation.