North Central College presents "An Evening with Jazz Pianist Chris White". Pianist Chris White hails from Toronto, Canada. After obtaining a B.A. in English from the University of Toronto, he decided to focus his studies entirely on music. While pursuing his Masters degree in Jazz Studies from Indianaâs prestigious Jacobs School of Music, he performed with the Bloomington Symphony, David Baker, Jamey Aebersold and Oliver Nelson, Jr. In 2010 he completed his Doctoral of Musical Arts in Jazz Performance at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Currently Chris is a busy freelance musician in the Chicago area, and has performed at the Jazz Showcase, Ravinia, the Green Mill, Andyâs and many more. He is a member of the Paul Marinaro Trio. He has recorded two CDs, Young at Heart and Tributaries. Appearing with Chris White (piano) will be Mitch Paliga (saxophone), Brad Stirtz (vibraphone), Kelly Sill (bass) and Jack Mouse (drums).
Venue: Madden Theatre
Pricing: $20, $15
A $2 online processing fee is included for all tickets purchased online. Tickets order less than 10 days in advance will be held in Will Call. All purchases are final. No refunds or exchanges.
Friday, October 16, 2015 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm