PULLMAN WSU’s School of Music will present Sean Jackson as the guest artist and resident organ professor for the 21st consecutive Summer Keyboard Explorations Camp, June 27-July 2.
The recital will take place in Bryan Hall Theatre at 7:30 p.m. June 30 and it will feature Bach’s D Major Prelude and Fugue, as well as works by Dupre, Vierne and others. The concert is free and open to the public.
Jackson is director of music at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Connecticut. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the Royal College of Music, an ARCM in the teaching of Organ, and doctoral and master’s degrees from The Juilliard School, where he appeared twice as soloist with the Juilliard Symphony.
He has appeared as guest organist with the New York Youth Symphony in Carnegie Hall, and was a featured artist in the International Concert Series at Trinity, Wall Street. He has given solo performances at Washington’s National Cathedral, Philadelphia’s Kimmel Center, and in his native Barbados. Jackson spent six years as assistant organist at Trinity Episcopal Church in New York, where he recorded with the Trinity Choir on the Naxos label. He is the recipient of major awards and scholarships from the Barbados government, the Associated Board of The Royal Schools of Music, and the Juilliard School. Jackson