Bruce Jackson

Piano, Guitar, Mandolin, Fiddle, Harmonica, Organ teacher in the genres of Jazz, Bluegrass, Blues, Classical, Country, Ethnic/World, Folk, Latin, and Reggae/Ska.  I have been performing in and around the Twin Cities on piano for over 45 years.  I have been and still am a member of popular Twin Cities leigendary acts such as  Ipso Facto, Dr. Mambo’s Combo, Doug Maynard, Crossover, Wain McFarlane’s “Jahz”, The New Primitives and my most recent accomplishment, my own band, Bruce Jackson & The Moondogs88 Band.  I’ve performed with and Kenny G on stage at the Fine Line in downtown Minneapolis. The Famous Jazz Pianist Joe Sample performed with me one evening with the band Seventh Wave.  I have entertained audiences around the world while sharing the stage with the great songwriter & performer Tracy Chapman.  I have also shared the stage with Ray Charles daughter Sheila Ray Charles.  My diverse improv piano playing has entertained audiences at major concert venues, private parties, corporate events, weddings, wedding receptions, restaurants, clubs and music festivals.  I have studied Music Theory and Improvisational Piano with the Great Manfredo Fest. I am a Certified Piano Tuner  serving the Metro area. Bruce is a 6 Time Minnesota (Midwest) Music Award Recipient.


Charlie Riddle

bass, vocals

Beth Ann Dodds


Dennis Landeen


Dan Fasching

drums, percussion

Mike Judy

guitar, bass,trombone,baritone,artwork,vocals