Wednesday, October 28, 2020

UNT One O’Clock Lab Band Concert in Southlake

jazz fest finalThe APEX Arts League will present to the Northeast Tarrant County community  The One O’Clock Lab Band in concert on Saturday, February 21st  at 7:00 p.m., at White’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 185 South White’s Chapel Boulevard, Southlake.

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

  • Naaman Forest Jazz Band
  • Carroll Jazz Orchestra
  • Rowlett High School Jazz Band I

The One O’Clock, under the direction of Jay Saunders, is the premier performing  jazz ensemble from the  internationally acclaimed University of North Texas’ Jazz Studies Program.   The One O’Clock is a six time Grammy- nominated ensemble and has performed locally and internationally for over 65 years, producing more than 60 albums in its tenure.

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 Apex-Arts.org