Barry Jackson, tenor singer musician from Manchester, was chosen for his school choir, orchestra and church choir. The teenage years saw him singing and performing in amateur dramatic shows, alongside his mother, a mezzo soprano.
Ashton and Dukinfield Operatic Society is renowned in the area and would often put on shows at Tameside Theatre. Barry followed this early beginning with further studies at Salford Music College in Manchester.
You will have often seen him performing for Pontins Holidays with their in house entertainments team. He returned to his home area in the north of England to tour the Northern Club circuit.
Tenor Manchester – Barry Jackson
This was followed by contracts with Spain’s Benidorm Palace working alongside international stars such as The Four Tops and the Platters. Back in England Barry again supported pop industry acts such as Snake Davies and Jim Diamond.
Major instrument distributor John Hornby Skewes & Co Ltd are always keen to book tenor singer Barry who has performed with artists such as The Yardbirds and Jerry Donahue.
Manchester venues included Bookbinders, Talk Of The North & The Embassy Club. Also Cinnamon Club, Willows Variety Club and Benidorm Palace. As a woodwind instrument specialist he is well known for playing the flute and sax on a regular basis.
Country Soul Motown – Barry Jackson
He can work really well to a brief or a theme for a show or concert. A very versatile tenor singer and musician playing and singing musical styles from classical right through to modern. Private parties, weddings, functions and concerts are popular. Maybe you’d like him to perform as a support act as he is more than happy to tour. Recording studio work is also a consideration.
Barry, musician, tenor, often works with well known home and international musicians like Martin Bennett and the Green River Jazz Band, Francisco Perez and Florian Popa.
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