Monday, December 9, 2019

Apex Arts League Jazz Fest Feat. UNT One O’Clock Lab Band

The APEX Arts League will present to the Northeast Tarrant County community The One O’Clock Lab Band in concert on Saturday, March 1st at 7:00 p.m., at White’s Chapel United Methodist Church,185 South White’s Chapel Boulevard, Southlake.

Three accomplished and storied local high school jazz bands will open the program, performing commissioned pieces written by composition students at UNT. The High School bands include:

  • Birdville High School Jazz Ensemble
  • Carroll Jazz Orchestra
  • Richland High School Jazz Band

The One O’Clock Lab Band is a six time (and counting!) Grammy-nominated jazz ensemble from the internationally acclaimed University of North Texas’ Jazz Studies Program. The One O’Clock has performed locally and internationally for over 65 years, and has produced more than 60 albums. The One O’Clock’s most recent recording is Lab 2013. The band is directed by Grammy-nominated director and composer, Steve Wiest.

Donations at the door are $10 for adults and $5 for students, seniors and Apex members. Southlake-based Apex Arts League sponsors a variety of performing and visual arts programs in the local area. For more information, visit www.apex-arts.org or contact Apex at info@apexartsleague.org.