World-class Classical Guitar in Wilmington, Delaware

Jordan Dodson – Sunday May 4, 2014

Jordon Dodson
The Wilmington Classical Guitar Society and LiveConnections are proud to present Jordan Dodson!

Concert: Jordan Dodson, guitar

Date: Sunday May 4th, 2014 at 12:00 pm noon (doors open at 11 am for brunch)
Admission: $15 adults, $10 seniors, students & WCGS/PCGS members (*with promo code)
Location: World Cafe Live at the Queen, 500 N Market St, Wilmington, DE 19801
Parking: Paid parking on street or lot

Named “one of the top young guitarists of his generation” by Performance Today, Jordan will present a solo recital of works new and old by composers such as J.S. Bach, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Gabriella Smith, Elliot Cole, Jason Eckardt, Paul Lansky and Dai Fujikura.

See this rising star up close in the intimate Upstairs Live venue at World Cafe Live at the Queen, Wilmington, while enjoying a delicious brunch (food and drink sold separately). Doors open at 11:00am for brunch and the show starts at 12:00 noon.

For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit LiveConnections.

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*if you are a WCGS or PCGS member, please Contact Us for the promo code.

==Artist Bio:
“One of the top young guitarists of his generation” (Performance Today), Jordan Dodson is an active soloist and chamber musician based in New York and Philadelphia. In the Fall of 2011, Jordan was one of two guitarists selected to inaugurate a new program in classical guitar at Philadelphia’s Curtis Institute of Music.

He has received prizes in numerous competitions, including the 2013 Astral Artists National Auditions, 2011 Lillian Fuchs Chamber Music Competition, 2010 Indiana International Guitar Competition, and 2008 American String Teachers Association Competition. In 2013, he was a Young Artist in Residence on American Public Media’s Performance Today.

An advocate for contemporary music, Jordan has commissioned and premiered dozens of pieces internationally. He is a performer in several New York City ensembles including Ensemble Moto Perpetuo, Marcel, and Ensemble sans maître.

Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Jordan started playing music at a young age. His past teachers were Clare Callahan, David Starobin, and Jason Vieaux. He has received degrees from the Curtis Institute of Music, Manhattan School of Music, and the University of Cincinnati.


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