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composer , musician

Ronald Shannon Jackson, musician, composer.

Background

Jackson, Ronald Shannon was born on January 12, 1940 in Fort Worth, Texas, United States.

Career

Musician various artists including, Charles Mingus, Betty Carter, Albert Ayler, 1966-1968;musician various artists including, Ornette Coleman, Cecil Taylor, 1975-1979;musician, R.S.J. Decoding Society, since 1979;musician, Bill Laswell, Bill Frisell, since 1980.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Recording artist 12 LPs (with R.S.J. and The Decoders), over 40 LPs with other artists.

Connections

Son of William Jackson and Ella Mae (Shannon) Walton, June 18, 1978. Married Natalie Francis. Children: Sunday Kyoanlie, Talkeye.

father:
William Jackson Walton

mother:
Ella Mae (Shannon) Walton

spouse:
Natalie Francis

child:
Sunday Kyoanlie Jackson

child:
Talkeye Jackson