Bert currently plays with his group, the Bert Jackson Quartet, with Roe Osborn on bass, Kareem Sanjaghi on drums, and Paul Lesniak on reeds. The BJQ released their first album, Imaginary Journey, in 2013. The band plays concert and club venues throughout Cape Cod, as well as special and private events. The repertoire consists of the bands' favorite jazz, blues and world standards and original compositions by Bert and Roe.
Bert is the cohost of the monthly Feed Your Love Open Mic at Wellfleet Preservation Hall, providing a concert forum for local musicians of all abilities to perform for an appreciative audience. He also organizes various other festival events, most notably for Barnstable's Art in the Village annual summer event. Bert served on the board of the Cape Cod Chamber Music Festival for several seasons.