D.D. Jackson

I am an Emmy Award-winning composer and Juno Award-winning jazz pianist who specializes in writing, arranging, and producing memorable, custom-made music for t.v., film & other media. I consider myself an "artistic problem solver": I strive to get to the essential conceptual truth of what the client is looking for - and to express it in a creative and supportive way.   [READ MORE]


Week of performances in Columbus, OH
Sep
6
to Sep 11

Week of performances in Columbus, OH

Wednesday, September 6, 8:00 pm:
James Carter, D.D. Jackson, Kidd Jordan with Debra James Tucker and The JazzPoetry Ensemble
Natalie’s Coal Fired Pizza, 5601 N High St.
Give What You Feel donation, recommended donation $25 or more.
Benefit for the Kate Schulte Foundation. ASL interpreter.
Tickets available here and at Natalie’s (614-436-2625).

Thursday, September 7, 6:00 pm
James Carter, D.D. Jackson, Kidd Jordan with Debra James Tucker and The JazzPoetry Ensemble: Collaboration with TRANSIT ARTS
English Center for Art and Community, 1251 Bryden Rd, Free.
ASL interpreter.

Friday, September 8, 1:00 pm
James Carter, D.D. Jackson, Kidd Jordan with The JazzPoetry Ensemble
Capital University, Huntington Hall, Free
Workshop

Friday, September 8, 9:00 pm
James Carter, D.D. Jackson, Kidd Jordan with The JazzPoetry Ensemble
Dick’s Den, 2417 N High St, $5 at the door.
Other Columbus jazz greats expected.

Sunday, September 10, 3:45 pm
James Carter, D.D. Jackson, Kidd Jordan with Debra James Tucker, TRANSIT ARTS and The JazzPoetry Ensemble
Hot Times Community Art and Music Festival, 240 Parsons Ave, Free.
ASL interpreter.

For more information, visit our website at http://www.kateschultefoundation or contact us at info@kateschultefoundation.org

TRANSIT ARTS is a program of the Central Community House. The Kate Schulte Tribute is presented with the support of the Greater Columbus Arts Council and the City of Columbus, the Ohio Arts Council, and the Gittes Law Group.

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GIGSPACE (Ottawa): D.D. Jackson - solo piano, with Special Guest John Geggie - bass
May
19
7:30 PM19:30

GIGSPACE (Ottawa): D.D. Jackson - solo piano, with Special Guest John Geggie - bass

Jackson is excited to perform with his former bandmate and Ottawa jazz bassist John Geggie, in a special, intimate concert at the 45-seat “GigSpace”, featuring solo piano originals, as well as some duos with Geggie as his special guest.  The concert takes place on Fri. May 19th, 2017 at 7:30 pm. More info/tix available here: http://gigspaceottawa.com/d-d-jackson-john-geggie/

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Ottawa Kiwanis Festival Highlights Concert - SPECIAL GUEST
May
18
7:30 PM19:30

Ottawa Kiwanis Festival Highlights Concert - SPECIAL GUEST

 Jackson will be the special guest of the Highlights Concert of the Ottawa Kiwanis Music Festival, performing solo piano. The concert will take place May 18th at Algonquin Commons Theatre, 1385 Woodroffe Ave., Building E, Ottawa, ON, with ticket info available here: http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1482985

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Bluiett Music
Oct
28
8:00 PM20:00

Bluiett Music

[in NYC]

Performance with ASSOCIATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF CREATIVE MUSICIANS
New York City Chapter, Inc.
51 Years of Artistic Dedication
Presents
 
AACM Concert Series 2016

MUHAL RICHARD ABRAMS TRIO
Featuring:
Dr. Muhal Richard Abrams - piano
Tom Chiu - violin
Meaghan Burke - cello
* * *
BLUIETT MUSIC
Featuring:
Hamiet Bluiett - baritone saxophone
D.D. Jackson - piano
James Brandon Lewis - tenor saxophone
Reggie Nicholson - drums
Luke Stewart - bass

EVENTS HELD AT:

The Community Church of New York

40 East 35th Street, NYC (Bet. Madison & Park Ave.)

General Admission - $30.00

Senior Citizens/Students - $15.00 w/Valid I.D.
Or
Purchase a Concert Series Pass

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Sep
7
8:00 PM20:00

"Notes"

[COLUMBUS, OHIO]

"For the first time ever together on the same stage! Jazz giants Kidd Jordan, Hamiett Bluiett, Oliver Lake, D.D. Jackson, and Marlon Jordan! These masters will join Columbus's own Jazz Poetry Ensemble in a legendary performance honoring late civil rights activist Kate Schulte."

 

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