College presents "Mr. Trombone" Harold BettersAs part of Black History Month, Penn State Berks presents Harold Betters, "Mr. Trombone," on Wednesday, February 24, 2010 at 7:30 p.m. in the Perkins Student Center Multipurpose Room.
Betters, a Pennsylvania native, has a jazz career that spans over four decades and twelve albums. He had played and toured with acts such as Al Hirt, Slide Hampton, Ramsey Louis, Urbie Green, and Ray Charles. Louis Arm Strong once described his sound as "rich and honest."
This presentation is part of the college's Arts and Lecture series. For more information, contact the Office of Campus Life at 610-396-6076.