posted March 11, 2004

Trombonist David Lee Jackson to Perform

Trombonist David Lee Jackson will perform at Hope College on Wednesday, March 24, at 8 p.m. in Wichers Auditorium of Nykerk Hall of Music.

The public is invited. Admission is free.

Jackson, is a soloist, chamber, and orchestral musician who has performed with the Chicago Symphony, the Dallas Symphony, the Detroit Symphony, the Fort Worth Symphony, the New World Symphony, the Cabrillo Music Festival Orchestra and the Spoleto, Italy Festival Orchestra.

He is an advocate of new music and has commissioned and performed the premieres of eight works for trombone.

His chamber music experience includes performances with the Canadian Brass, the American Brass Quintet, Nexus Percussion Ensemble and the Galliard Brass Ensemble.

Jackson's summers are spent teaching and performing at the Hot Springs Music Festival, and the Interlochen Arts Camp All-State Division. He has served on the faculties of Baylor University, Eastern Michigan University and The University of Toledo.

He received his bachelor's and master's degree from the University of Michigan.

Nykerk Hall of Music is located on the former 12th Street between College and Columbia avenues.