...We must reorient ourselves to a work like 'Patterns in a Chromatic Field.' As listeners, we cannot approach it as we would a shorter piece; instead, we must apply a long-term listening... 19.09.24
Jackson's latest listening recommendations! Read about and listen to music from Modernism's most exciting years! 17.12.16
Jackson serves as Director of Scholarship to the Sugarmill Music Festival. He is a respected freelance concert annotator whose notes have been used across the country. Explore Jackson's extensive Program Notes Database!
In his compositions, Jackson seeks to integrate the vocabulary and grammar of Modern music in ways which are not only innovative but also enjoyable to the general listener. Listen to and read about selected compositions!