Fiddler | Teacher | Tunestress
ABOUT SUMAIA JACKSON
An alumni of Berklee College of Music in Boston and a transplant to Nashville, Tennessee, fiddler Sumaia Jackson has been immersed in the rich traditions of many folk and roots music traditions including Bluegrass, Appalachian Old Time, Scottish, and more recently, Jazz. As a fiddle player, Sumaia is always exploring the convergence of many styles that breed modern fiddling. With command of her tone and elegance in melody, Sumaia’s fiddle playing is both smooth and driving.