Garrett 'Big G' Jacobson to end season for Northwest Oklahoma Concert Series

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Garrett 'Big G' Jacobson to end season for Northwest Oklahoma Concert Series

March 21, 2010

 Garrett Jacobson
As the final act of the season for the Northwest Oklahoma Concert Series, Garrett ‘Big G’ Jacobson will perform on Tuesday, March 29, in Herod Hall Auditorium.

 


Garrett Jacobson, an artist who is gaining a solid reputation throughout Oklahoma as a dynamic guitarist and singer, will perform at Northwestern Oklahoma State University in Herod Hall Auditorium at 7:30 p.m., on Tuesday, March 29, as the final act of the season for the Northwest Oklahoma Concert Series.

Tickets can be purchased at Holder Drug, Schuhmacher’s, the NWOSU Bookstore or by calling (580) 327-8692.

Jacobson has been hailed for putting on performances that move “Kansas City-style blues to Chicago and back again.”

‘Big G’ and his crew, which consists of a keyboard player, bass player and drummer, perform regularly at clubs, ca¬sinos, restaurants and festivals through¬out Oklahoma.

Jacobson travels the state performing in various jazz rooms with the Jazz Organ Trio. All his music combines elements of blues, soul and jazz.

He recorded his first album, Rhythm Attack, in 1998 at the age of 15.

For more information regarding the Concert Series, contact Dr. Stephen Kingsbury, concert series chairman and associate professor of music, at (580) 327-8692 or sakingsbury@nwosu.edu.

The Northwest Oklahoma Concert Series is made possible with the assistance of the Oklahoma Arts Council, the National Endowment for Fine Arts and the Charles Morton Share Trust of Alva.

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