Franz Jackson

Up Biography A Night at Red Arrow

Franz Jackson and the Original Jass All-Stars played the Red Arrow from 1956 until its final closing in 1967.  
The band periodically substituted a few members, but the core remained relatively stable during that period.  
The biographical information follows on its own page.  The discography for
A NIGHT AT THE RED ARROW also follows.

The Kubik and Jackson families have stayed in touch over the years, principally via his daughter Michelle Jewell.  She acted as his business manager and according to her and the local papers...

he was STILL PLAYING at 95!

  Follow this link to his web, to read about his 95th birthday concert or make a note in his guestbook.

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 May 6th, 2008

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