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Stanley Jordan

Stanley Jordan

1959 -

Origin: United States

Main instrument: Acoustic guitar/electric guitar

Genre: Jazz

Chicago-born Stanley Jordan's star rose quickly thanks to his incredible technique and unique playing style. A veritable virtuoso on the guitar, he has made a major technical contribution to his instrument by employing the ‘touch' technique using his instrument like a keyboard, tapping the strings instead of plucking or strumming them. Although he wasn't the inventor of the ‘touch' technique, he has certainly mastered the art and revolutionized the sonic possibilities of the guitar.

1985 Stanley Jordan Saturday, July 6, 1985 at 7:30 p.m.
Spectrum de Montréal
1987 Stanley Jordan / Bobby McFerrin Monday, June 29, 1987 at 9 p.m.
Salle Wildrid-Pelletier, Place des Arts
1990 Stanley Jordan Solo et Larry Carlton et ses musiciens Sunday, July 1, 1990 at 9:30 p.m.
Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, PdA
2009 Stanley Jordan - Guitarissimo series Sunday, July 5, 2009 at 10 p.m.
Cinquième Salle - PdA

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