Jay Jackson is one of LA’s busiest jazz vocalists and producers. From Catalina to H.O.M.E. Beverly Hills, Jay performs in and produces more than 100 jazz events a year, ranging from small restaurants and coffeehouses to large supper clubs and concert halls. His company, Jay Jackson Jazz Presents, books more than 100 jazz singers and instrumentalists throughout the greater Los Angeles area, ranging from international stars such as Barbara Morrison and 3-time Grammy winner, Bili Redd, to rising stars from South America to Europe. Jay is also known around the world as the quirky ‘Perd Hapley’ from NBC’s beloved sitcom, ‘Parks and Recreation’. In addition, he appears on ABC’s hit drama, ‘Scandal’, and tours nationwide with Barbara Morrison in her hit play, “I Wanna Be Loved.”
Note: Jay Jackson produces the regular Thursday night open mic/showcase at H.O.M.E. in Beverly Hills, and regularly attends jam and open mic sessions around Los Angeles.