Adaron "Pops" Jackson

Posted May 20, 2019

St. Louis, MO

Adaron “Pops” Jackson holds teaching positions at St. Charles Community College, Jazz St. Louis, and is currently and adjunct professor at Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. He has performed as a side-man and with his own ensembles throughout the United States and Europe. Jackson has performed and worked with such diverse artists as Ron Carter, Conrad Herwig, John Riley, Harry Allen, Frank Morgan, Victor Mendoza, Steve Houghton, Clay Jenkins, Tom Kennedy, Kim Richmond, LaVerne Butler, Red Holliway, Ellis Marsalis, Arturo Sanndoval, Greg Tardy, Slide Hampton, Wallace Roney, and Dave Scott. Jackson has also toured throughout the United State with the Grammy award-winning Motown legends, The Temptations, and with I Get A Kick Out Of Cole a Live Onstage Production. 2022 marks Jackson’s 6th year at Birch Creek.