Introducing the virtuosic, evocative duo, Jordan Curry on violin and Kevin Paulo de Miranda on classical guitar.
Jordan Curry resides in West Olive, Michigan. He began playing violin at the age of six using the Suzuki method. A graduate of West Ottawa High School in Holland, Michigan, Jordan continued to play violin and study music throughout his formative years.
Jordan has participated in the Illinois Chamber Music Festival at Illinois Wesleyan University, the Michigan All-State Orchestra, and the Holland Area Youth Orchestra. He furthered his studies with Korean violinist Young Shin and professor of violin at Hope College, Mihai Craioveanu.
Jordan received his bachelor’s degree in violin performance at Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan under the instruction of professor Renata Artman Knific. Jordan plays a violin from famed maker Mario Miralles on loan from acclaimed violin soloist Tai Murray. Jordan Attends the University of Denver in pursuit of his masters in violin performance studying under Professor Linda Wang.
Zigeunerweisen Gypsy Airs Op 20 (1878).
Kevin is a dynamic and evocative classical guitarist who has performed and studied the classical guitar throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. He began studying the guitar at 13, and several years later
had won first prize in a number of national youth competitions.
Recently he has been featured as a solo artist in the Altimara guitar festival in Wenzhou, China, and has received second prize in the Denver Guitar Competition. Kevin has had the opportunity to study and perform in masterclasses with several of the world’s greatest guitarists, including Lorenzo Micheli, Judicael Perroy, Jason Vieaux, and Paolo Pegoraro. He has received a bachelor’s degree in classical
guitar performance from Columbus State University under Andrew Zohn, and is currently completing a Masters degree with Jonathan Leathwood.