EVENTS

Eric Jackson 40th Anniversary Celebration

Apr. 22, 2018 - Apr. 29, 2018
Various Locations & Times
Free - $35

WGBH will celebrate legendary jazz radio personality Eric Jackson's 40th anniversary with the Boston public broadcaster with a full week of special events in Boston.

Jackson, widely considered the "Dean of Boston Jazz Radio," has made major contributions to jazz, radio, arts, educational and African American communities during the course of his prolific and career on 89.7 WGBH radio as the host of his signature program, Eric in the Evening. 

Eric Jackson Week Events Schedule

SUNDAY APRIL 22
 
Jazz Brunch - City Winery Boston
80 Beverly Street, Boston MA 02114
11am - 2pm - Hosts: Fred Taylor, Sue Auclair, JazzBoston, Mass Jazz
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Eric Jackson Concert Series - Celebration Week Kick-off
Abundant Life Church
47 Howard Street, Cambridge MA 02139
6pm - Hosts: Cambridge Jazz Festival
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WEDNESDAY APRIL 25
 
Eric in the Afternoon - WGBH Studio at the Boston Public Library
700 Boylston Street, Boston MA
with 89.7's Henry Santoro and musical guests Rollins Ross and Athene Wilson
2 - 3pm - Hosts: WGBH, City of Boston
FREE TO THE PUBLIC
 
THURSDAY APRIL 26
 
Eric Jackson Celebration Jazz Jam - City Winery Boston 
80 Beverly Street, Boston MA 02114
7:30pm - Hosts: City Winery Boston, WGBH's Jazz 24/7 & Whaling City Sound
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FRIDAY APRIL 27
 
"Live from Scullers" Radio Broadcast - Celebrating Eric in the Evening - Scullers Jazz Club
400 Soldiers Field Road, Boston MA 02134
8 pm - Hosts: WGBH Radio, Scullers Jazz Club 
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SATURDAY APRIL 28 
 
Celebrating Eric Jackson's Legacy in Education and Broadcasting - Northeastern University
Behrakis Health Sciences Center 30 Leon Street, Room 10, Boston, MA 02115
10am - 2pm - Hosts: Northeastern University, Museum of African American History 
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SUNDAY APRIL 29
 
Eric Jackson 40th Anniversary Celebration Lunch - WGBH 
1pm - 4pm - Invitation Only
 

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