Jordan Dodson

Jordan Dodson

LiveConnections and the Wilmington Classical Guitar Society present classical guitarist Jordan Dodson.

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 and Gabriella Smith.

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. Doors open at 11:00am for brunch and the show starts at 12:00 noon.

Since 2008, LiveConnections has served as a creator and curator of innovative music experiences. Our ClassicAlive concert series expands how classical music is experienced by breaking boundaries of repertoire, collaboration and atmosphere. For more information, visit

About The Artist:
Jordan Dodson, guitar, has been called "one of the top young guitarists of his generation" (Performance Today). Dodson is an active soloist and chamber musician based in New York and Philadelphia. 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, Dodson has commissioned and premiered dozens of pieces internationally. He is a performer in several New York City ensembles, including Ensemble Moto Perpetuo, Ensemble sans maître and Tempus Continuum.

Originally from Columbus, Ohio, Dodson started playing music at a young age. He has studied with Clare Callahan, David Starobin and Jason Vieaux and received degrees from the University of Cincinnati and the Manhattan School of Music. In the Fall of 2011, Dodson was one of two guitarists selected to inaugurate a new program in classical guitar at Philadelphia's Curtis Institute of Music.

Brunch Menu

Where The Music Cooks & The Food Rocks!


Greek Salad -Crisp romaine, oven cured tomatoes, olives, cucumber, onion & feta cheese with oregano-olive oil vinaigrette. $9
--add chicken or tofu $4 --add salmon or shrimp $7

Caesar Salad - Crisp romaine, brioche croutons & grated Parmesan, with creamy caesar dressing. $9
--add chicken or tofu $4 --add salmon or shrimp $7

Quiche –Oven toasted tomatoes, sauteed ramps, roasted wild mushroom. Served with fresh fruit. $13

Eggs Benedict –Layered with black forest ham, hollandaise sauce, and sauteed spinach. Served with home fries. $13

Brioche French -Macerated wild berries, granola clusters, Vermont syrup, and served with home fries. $13

WCL Burger -Angus beef with applewood smoked bacon, cheddar, lettuce, tomato & red onion on a croissant bun. Served with hand-cut fries. $11

Chicken Sandwich -Grilled chicken breast with black forest ham, swiss & whole grain mustard aioli on sourdough. Served with hand-cut fries. $11

The BLT&E -Applewood smoked bacon, lettuce, tomato & fried egg on house baked biscuit with sriracha scallion aioli. Served with hand-cut fries. $10


Bacon $3
Fresh fruit cup served with whipped cream $3
Bagel with cream cheese $3
Cheddar Home Fries $7

$8.00 - $12.00


All sales are final. Ticket prices do not include processing fees. There are no refunds or exchanges. Cameras & recording devices are not permitted. Showtime and supporting acts are subject to change..

All Upstairs tickets are General Admission. Dining is available at World Cafe Live at the Queen. For more information and to see menus, please read the Restaurant Info.

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