Edward Kidd Jordan's multi-faceted legacy is among of the most influential and enduring in the history of improvised music. An integral part of the seminal musical tapestry of New Orleans, he is the patriarch of one of the city's most respected musical families and his parallel careers as a performer and educator span the past six decades. Now 73, he has worked most of his life outside the mainstream spotlight, tirelessly sustaining the jazz continuum through both his teaching and his cutting edge performances all around the globe with like-minded improvisers.
Read more articles
July 31, 2016
Abbey Rader & Kidd Jordan Release First Album Together - "Reunion"
December 09, 2011
Kidd Jordan - On Fire (Engine, 2011)
May 30, 2010
Ellis Marsalis, T. S. Monk, Kidd Jordan, and the Jordan Family of Jazz...
March 01, 2010
New Orleans' Kidd Jordan Featured at 15th Other Minds Music Festival
May 31, 2009
Kidd Jordan to Receive 2009 Asante Legend Award
June 08, 2008
Saxophonist Kidd Jordan Profiled at AAJ
June 16, 2008
Kidd Jordan's Sax is Honored at the Clemente Soto Velez