Jordan Rudess, virtuoso musician/composer and keyboardist for Grammy Award-winning prog rock band DREAM THEATER, will embark on a two-month solo tour dubbed “An Night With Jordan Rudess” this summer season from June to August. Audiences can count on to spend this intimate night with Jordan immersed in his musical virtuosity as he shares private tales from his musical journey. The tour kicks off on June 7 in Seattle, Washington and concludes on August 6 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Enjoying many cities for the primary time, together with a return to pick markets, the present will function the premiere of a brand new medley of DREAM THEATER songs created in collaboration with longtime mentee and pal Eren Basbug. Jordan may even be enjoying guitar stay for the primary time.
A singular a part of each present will see Jordan sharing a few of his music expertise that’s a part of his fixed exploration into state-of-the-art music tech. Jordan might be acting on GeoShred, the app he performs stay on stage with DREAM THEATER, and also will present the viewers a few of the different musical apps he has helped to develop and possibly even a shock instrument or two from his assortment of keyboard devices.
Showing solo for the primary time in Colorado, Minnesota, Illinois, Ohio, D.C, Connecticut, North Carolina, Texas, Tennessee, Georgia and Florida, Jordan will carry out “Bach To Rock”, which highlights his journey from a younger Juilliard piano prodigy destined for a classical music profession to a keyboard rock star phenomenon. At return places equivalent to Seattle, Washington’s Triple Door, Anapolis, Maryland’s Rams Head, New York Metropolis’s Metropolis Vineyard, Ardmore, Pennsylvania’s Ardmore Music Corridor, Previous Saybrook, Connecticut’s Katherine Hepburn Cultural Heart, and Rockport, Massachusetts’ Shalin Liu, Jordan might be presenting “A Highway House”, that includes solo piano covers of the music that has influenced him in addition to his personal compositions together with a few of the etudes for piano that he has composed not too long ago for solo piano.
Jun. 07 – Triple Door, Seattle WA
Jun. 12 – The Previous Church Live performance Corridor – Portland, OR
Jun. 25 – Lulu’s Downstairs – Colorado Springs, CO
Jun. 26 – The Armory – Ft. Collins, CO
Jul. 06 – Dakota – Minneapolis, MN
Jul. 08 – Metropolis Vineyard – Chicago, IL
Jul. 09 – Kent Stage – Kent, OH
Jul. 10 – The Ludlow Storage – Cincinnati, OH
Jul. 11 – Tin Pan, Richmond, VA
Jul. 13 – Metropolis Vineyard – Washington, DC
Jul. 14 – Rams Head On Stage – Anapolis, MD
Jul. 16 – Metropolis Vineyard – New York Metropolis, NY
Jul. 17 – Ardmore Music Corridor – Ardmore, PA
Jul. 21 – Katherine Hepburn Cultural Arts Heart – Previous Saybrook, CT
Jul. 22 – Heart for the Arts – Natick, MA
Jul. 23 – Shalin Liu – Rockport, MA
Jul. 24 – Ridgefield Playhouse – Ridgefield, CT
Jul. 28 – Neighborhood Theatre – Charlotte, NC
Jul. 31 – State Theatre – Austin, TX
Aug. 03 – Metropolis Vineyard – Nashville, TN
Aug. 04 – Metropolis Vineyard – Atlanta, GA
Aug. 06 – Broward Heart for the Performing Arts – Fort Lauderdale, FL
Voted “Greatest Keyboardist Of All Time” (Music Radar),Rudess skilled on the world-renowned Juilliard Faculty of Music, the place he first studied as a baby prodigy at age 9. As a teen, he defected to synthesizers in a basic act of rock ‘n’ roll revolt. In 1994, Keyboard readers voted him “greatest new expertise,” and since then has develop into the universally acknowledged inheritor to the shredding throne of such prog-rock royalty as Keith Emerson and Rick Wakeman. He’s famend for his distinctive fusion of classical approach and influences with rock sensibilities.
Jordan‘s curiosity in state-of-the-art keyboard controllers and music apps are one other space of his profession by which he has achieved success. Jordan owns the profitable app-development firm Wizdom Music, creators of award-winning apps equivalent to MorphWiz, SampleWiz and Geo Synthesizer. Wizdom Music‘s newest app, GeoShred, was created in collaboration with moForte, founding members of Stanford College’s Sondius crew.
Picture credit score: Rayon Richards