Keefe Jackson

Keefe Jackson

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Reedist Keefe Jackson emerged at the vanguard of Chicago's post-millennial jazz community with 2006's Ready Everyday, his first release as a bandleader. Born and raised in Fayetteville, Arkansas, Jackson began studying cello at age three, quickly developing an infatuation with jazz. At ten he acquired his first tenor saxophone and by 15 he was regularly playing local nightclubs. After a year at the University of Arkansas, he relocated to Portland, Maine, playing in local jazz, r... Read more

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