Julie Jordan, Pianist and Pedagogue

By julie - Posted on 15 May 2010

Julie Jordan celebrated with a Carnegie Weill Hall concert April 18, 2010, her 'teaching anniversary of twenty-five years' at The Juilliard School Evening Division where she is on the Piano Faculty. Dr. Julie Jordan has developed a considerable following as both pianist and pedagogue and is known for her masterclasses in New York as well as abroad. Julie Jordan's goal is to inspire her students to become their own best teacher.
A graduate of The Juilliard School, MSM, UCLA, and Dominican University of San Rafael, Dr. Jordan has earned her DMA, MFA, MM, BM magna cum laude. Julie Jordan was the recipient of numerous honors and scholarships and offers performance opportunities Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall Workshops for young international and local students at venues such as Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall and in summer music festivals.
This summer Julie Jordan will teach in Italy (June 27-July 8) www.internationalacademyofmusic.com and in St. Petersburg, Russia (June 18-28, 2011).
Julie Jordan will also teach in Spain July 8-July 19, 2010 www.burgosmusicfestival.com
and in Tolentino, Italy: July 23- Aug. 3, 2010 Italy www.musicaeartetolentino.com
Julie Jordan's series (www.juliejordanpresents.com) features guest soloists with full orchestra.
Julie Jordan created "The Piano Concerto Class", "Solo and Collaborative Piano Works", "Playing to Listen, Reflecting through Recording", masterclasses that she will teach in the Fall Semester 2010 on Monday/Thursday evenings at Juilliard.
Recently, Julie Jordan performed "Chopin 200" at the Winter Garden at the World Financial Center. Julie Jordan has performed recitals, chamber music and piano concerti on the concert platforms of UCLA's Royce Hall, UC Berkeley's Hertz Hall, Frank Lloyd Wright's Marin Civic Center, Santa Barbara's Lobero Theater, Alice Tully Hall, in addition to salon settings throughout the US and in Stratford, Cloisters of San Nicola, the isles of Capri, Italy, Greece, Japan, and Manhattan. Blessed with extraordinary teachers, Dr. Jordan studied with Aube Tzerko, Adolph Baller, Tanya Ury and Abbey Simon. Julie Jordan's performances have been broadcast on the radio stations of WQXR, WNYC in New York City and KDFC and KKHI in San Francisco. Julie Jordan is the author of "Speed-Reading at the Keyboard" in 3 Vol.
Julie Jordan's first prize awards include scholarships and performances: Marin Symphony, Music Academy of the West Festival Orchestra, Burbank Symphony, Dominican Univ. Orchestra, Orchestra Piccola, Contra Costa Symphony, Berkeley Bach Festival, Aspen Music Festival and UCLA's Frank Sinatra's Classical Music Award. Dr. Jordan has held teaching fellowships at UCLA and The Juilliard School where she was also awarded the Atwater-Kent and Knafel prizes.

"...a brilliant virtuoso performance by pianist Julie Jordan...a sparkling, limpid rendering...Her handling was velvety smooth, assured, and most of all, graceful." Independent Journal, Marin County.

*Julie Jordan's Concert Calendar:

January 13, 2010-Julie Jordan Presents Shining Stars in NYC Guest Conductor,
Charles Neidich, Pianists: Michael Davidman, Julie Jordan, Tenor
Vincent Titone, Sopranos: Victoria Wefer, Felicity Graham at St.
Malachy's Church, The Actor's Chapel
March 3, 2010-Chopin 200-Julie Jordan Presents Winter Garden-Financial Center
April 18, 2010-Julie Jordan Celebrates 25 Years Anniversary Teaching at The Juilliard
School Evening Division at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall
April 27, 2010-Julie Jordan Presents Shining Stars in NYC--Concerto Soloists and Vocal Arias with Full Orchestra, Charles Neidich, Guest Conductor and Clarinet, Soprano Carol Mosser, Pianists: James Rosenblum, Stephanie Matera and Julie Jordan
at St. Joseph's Church in Greenwich Village, NYC Parish
May 6, 2010-8 PM- Julie Jordan Presents in collaboration with the Youth Theatre Japan-
Pianists Julie Jordan, Carlos Avila, Crystal Mosser and the Noname`
Quartet at Carnegie's Weill Recital Hall--Thursday at 8 PM-
May 25, 2010 -7 PM- Julie Jordan Presents Shining Stars in NYC- Guest Soloists with
Orchestra- St. Joseph's Church in Greenwich Village; 371 Sixth Ave at
West 4th St.
June 10, 2010-6 PM Julie Jordan's Summer Workshop Student Performance at Bechstein
Piano Centre at 201 W.58th St.
June 21, 2010-8 PM Julie Jordan Presents Summer Soloists and Chamber Musicians at
Carnegie's Weill Recital Hall, 154 W.57th St. www.carnegiehall.org
June 27- July 8, 2010 www.internationalacademyofmusic.com
July 8- July 19, 2010 wwww.burgosmusicfestival.com
July 23-August 3, 2010 www.musicaeartetolentino.com

Julie Jordan Presents is an ongoing concert series providing solo artists the opportunity to perform with a professional orchestra. Guest soloist include young rising stars and gifted amateur.
Email inquiries: contact@juliejordanpresents.com; dr.juliejordan1@gmail.com
See us on YouTube "Julie Jordan Presents"