Percussionist/composer Jon Seligman teaches percussion and world music at Towson University and McDaniel College in Maryland. His performing and recording credits include Barrio Andalusi, Carey Creed, the Christopher James Band, Gringo Jingo [Santana tribute band], Drew Gress, Furia Flamenca, Mahbood Len Seligman, Paul Austerlitz, Roya Multi-Cultural Ensemble, Todd Marcus and 3 Trees [with Tom Chess and Pitz Quattrone]. Mr. Seligman has received 3 Maryland State Arts Council Grants: in World Music Performance in 2014 and 2011 and Jazz Composition in 2003. His original music CD, Quintet Music (2010), features Dave Ballou, Bruce Swaim, Harry Appelman and Jeff Reed. 3 Trees first CD, titled 3 Trees, received a Washington Area Music Association Wammie nomination as best world music recording of 2012.