This Night’s For Jack
This Night’s For Jack, Music and Memories, A Memorial Tribute to Jackie Washington featured members of his former trio, Ken Whiteley and Mose Scarlett, as part of the new Jackie Washington Orchestra with Tony Quarrington, Chris Robinson, Victor Bateman, Michelle Josef, Brent Titcomb, and Margaret Stowe. Special guests included Caitlin Hanford, Holmes Hooke, Rick Zolkower, Cedric Smith, Joanne Crabtree, Marianne Girard, John Sheard, and Glenna Green.
Much has been written about Jackie Washington (1919-2009), and you can explore some of those links below, however in this post, we think it’s best to let his friends do the talking.
Video Photo credits: Shawn McAlpine, Borealis Records, Vital Spark Folk Society, The Music’s Over
Jackie Washington links include:
David Newland of Canoe.ca / Roots Music Canada Editor-in-Chief