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Stanley Jordan Plays Jimi @ Jazz Alley

Stanley Jordan Plays Jimi @ Jazz Alley


August 15, 2023

Stanley Jordan is an influential American jazz guitarist known for his groundbreaking approach to the instrument and his innovative use of tapping and two-handed technique. Rising to prominence in the 1980s, Jordan garnered widespread acclaim for his self-titled debut album, where he showcased his virtuosic abilities and unique style. By simultaneously playing melody, chords, and basslines on the guitar, Jordan created a rich and harmonically complex sound that defied conventional playing techniques. His ability to seamlessly blend genres, incorporating elements of jazz, rock, classical, and R&B, further solidified his reputation as a trailblazer in the jazz fusion realm. Over the course of his career, Jordan has released numerous albums, performed with renowned musicians, and consistently pushed the boundaries of what is possible on the guitar. His technical mastery, melodic inventiveness, and genre-defying musicality have established him as one of the most innovative and respected guitarists of his generation.

Jazz Alley
2033 6TH Ave
Seattle, WA 98121
USA
2064419729

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