B K Jackson

B K Jackson

Havana Martini Club

Saturday – Sep 26 – 10:00

Bernard "B. K." Jackson is a 17-year-old saxophone sensation from Tampa, Florida playing rejuvenating gospel and refreshing modern jazz.

Performing since age 11, B. K. has been electrifying audiences in Tampa Bay and has received numerous awards for his talents.
- 2007 Tampa Bay Entertainer of the Year - 2007 NAACP ACT-SO Gold Medal Winner - Music Instrumental/Contemporary - 2008 Capital Jazz Festival Challenge Winner (youngest finalist ever selected )

Opened for national artists: Kirk Whalum, Wayman Tisdale, Gerald Albright, Pieces of A Dream, Ken Navarro, and Eric Darius

Performed at: - Clearwater Smooth Jazz Festival - Get Downtown First Friday - Florida General Baptist Convention - Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival - National Inspirational Youth Convention (NIYC) - Tampa Bay Devil Rays - DeBartolo’s Family Foundation All Star Charity Gala

B. K. sees his music as ministry; so reaching out and interacting with his audiences is what he does best. He has stated “…I want God to use me as His instrument, to touch the lives of those who hear me.” His youthfulness explodes through his music, helping this up coming artist become one of the most sought after musicians in the Bay Area.