Personal Summary / Bio
Patrick Jordan, a native of West Texas, studied with Susan Schoenfeld before moving to Boston to study with Walter Trampler. Mr. Jordan attended New England Conservatory and the Longy School, where he enjoyed several years' study with Eugene Lehner. Now a resident of Toronto, Pat is a member of Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra with which he tours throughout Canada, the United States, Mexico, Asia and Europe. He is the violist of the recently formed Eybler Quartet. He has played in the Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra since 1997, is the principal violist at the Carmel (CA) Bach Festival, and has appeared with the New York Collegium and the Toronto Consort. While living in Boston, he performed regularly with D.C. Hall's Band, the van Swieten Quartet, a period instrument string quartet, and the Handel & Haydn Society Orchestra. He was a member of the Boston Quartet and the Really Eclectic String Quartet (RESQ). He has been on the faculty of the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto and has recorded for Sony, Sony Classical, Dorian, Newport Classic, NorthStar, Analekta and Northeastern.