Big names in jazz benefit local arts council
Courtesy of Jazz Arts Group, Jazz trumpeter Byron Stripling will act as lead man during the Greater Oro Valley Arts Council's benefit poolside show, Jazz Legends in Concert, on Saturday, Sept. 13. He has soloed with the County Basie Orchestra and the Boston Pops.
Courtesy of University of North Texas, Bass player Lynn Seaton, who will perform at the GOVAC benefit, has played on more than 100 recordings with the Who's Who of Jazz. He has toured with Tony Bennett, George Shearing and the Jeff Hamilton Trio.