Author: jacemus

Jack & Hill Music is an unique and dynamic ensemble led by Jason Jackson, GRAMMY Award winning trombonist with the Vanguard Jazz Orchestra and his wife, Rosena M. Hill Jackson, featured vocalist on Broadway in eight productions, numerous regional theater productions and symphony concerts. This ensemble includes award winning musicians on piano, bass and drums. Jason Jackson is lead trombonist with the Dizzy Gillespie All Star Big Band, Roy Hargrove Big Band and Charles Tolliver Big Band and plays in the Jimmy Heath Big Band. He has played with James Moody, Ray Charles, James Brown, Illinois Jacquet, Slide Hampton, Randy Newman, Charles Mingus Big Band, Maria Schneider, Lennie Kravitz, Barry Manilow, Natalie Cole and Burning Spears to name a few. He has also performed with the Broadway orchestra of Wonderful Town, Color Purple and Promises, Promises and can be heard on their cast albums. Rosena M. Hill Jackson, performed on Broadway in Ragtime, Marie Christine, Riverdance on Broadway, Oklahoma 2002, Imaginary Friends, Spamalot, Color Purple and Come Fly Away. She has been a concert soloist nationally and internationally including Carnegie Hall with the NY Pops.