Battle of the DT Italian Cover Bands
Jordan will be appearing as a special guest at a battle between DT Italian Cover Bands. The event will be held in Rimini on November 25th, and Jordan will be acting as president of the deciding jury for the contest.

Jordan to tour Israel
Jordan will be appearing as a special guest with Aviv Geffen, at Zappa Tel Aviv on November 27, 28, and 29th.

Aviv Geffen received Gold Album for his 11th Solo Album - "with the time".

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Jordan Rudess Keyfest Concert DVD available now
Jordan's live concert footage from his 2004 Keyfest Concert is now available on DVD.

This solo synth and piano concert includes improvisations and performances from his solo and Dream Theater albums including: Stream of Consciousness, Time Crunch, Screaming Head, In the Name of God and Ra.

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DREAM THEATER SCORE - coming Aug 29th 2006
Dream Theater's latest live CD and DVD "SCORE" is currently scheduled for release on Aug 29th 2006 on Rhino Records. (date may vary slightly in different countries)

The 3-CD and 2-DVD sets will be available seperately. Both versions will contain the entire "20th Anniversary World Tour" grand finale recorded live at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on April 1st 2006. (nearly 3 hours of music - over 90 minutes of which was performed with a full orchestra)

The DVD will also contain a 1 hour Documentary tracking the entire career of the band from the very beginnings at the Berklee College Of Music in 1985 all the way to the Radio City Music Hall grand finale. Including rare never before seen footage and interviews with current and previous members of the band.

Also included on the DVD are several live Bonus Tracks from through the years taken from the Portnoy Archives.

Jordan's MusicPad Pro clinic - September 30 in NYC
Jordan will be doing a clinic on September 30th in NYC about his use of the MusicPad Pro. Please click the image to see the full flyer.

Jordan plays on Neil Zaza's When Gravity Fails
Here are two clips featuring Jordan playing on Neil Zaza's When Gravity Fails:


For more information about Neil Zaza and When Gravity Fails, visit NeilZaza.com

JR To Appear on Neil Zaza's Album
Jordan will be featured on Neil Zaza's new burning album, When Gravity Fails, set to be released on August 15th, 2006.

More information available at www.NeilZaza.com.

Total Space Jam
On Saturday, July 22, at 8 PM in Valley Cottage, NY, Jordan Rudess and Richard Lainhart will present TOTAL SPACE JAM, their first public live electronic improvisation and their first with projected digital imagery.

Jordan and Richard will be playing Moog MiniMoogs, virtual Moog synthesizers, and Jordan's mighty Arrick Modular Synthesizer, along with other analog and digital devices.

Click here to purchase tickets for this special event. Seating is very limited in this venue, and we expect tickets to go quickly, so don't delay. Please join us for a unique excursion into the deepest reaches of musical and visual space!

Moogfest 2006
Jordan will appear at Moogfest on June 22, 2006 at BB Kings Blues Club, 237 West 42nd Street New York, NY, (212) 997-4144
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Live Moog Space Jam Part 2
On Friday evening, May 19, starting at 7:00 PM Eastern Standard Time, musicians Jordan Rudess and Richard Lainhart will perform live in WDFH's Studio 2. Join us for Moog Space Jam Part II, hosted by Treavor Hastings. Richard Lainhart and Jordan Rudess will be performing live, chatting, and bringing along some influential music from their own libraries for this three hour event.

Jordan will be performing on his vintage Moog Model D and Voyager MiniMoogs, and Richard will be playing Moog virtual instruments running on laptop and Muse Receptor. This is an event not to be missed! Tune in at WDFH-FM 90.3 in the Lower Hudson River Valley or online here at wdfh.org >

Jordan Rudess - Keyboard Madness
New educational DVD: Keyboard Madness
Critically-acclaimed keyboard artist and educator Jordan Rudess takes a deep look inside the world of live keyboard performance and shares his knowledge of what it takes to become a true keyboard master. Get an in-depth look at his unique approach to performance with Dream Theater using examples spanning across the entire Dream Theater catalog, as well as Jordan's numerous solo projects. Enjoy watching the wizard at work, while learning how to harness the power of today's keyboard technology. Jordan also shares his warm-up routine through a series of technical exercises that will sharpen your skills and get you ready to play.

Also included is close-up bonus footage of Jordan performing three songs from his solo album, "Rhythm of Time." This DVD is jam-packed with two hours of pure "keyboard madness."

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The Jordan Rudess Download Store
We at JR.com are excited to introduce our brand new online download store! Here you will find previously unreleased and hard-to-find Rudess media. While the initial launch of this site will contain rare JR music, we will be expanding and adding never before seen JR video footage, original JR synth programs and samples, and much more. Who knows what we will find as we dig further and further into Jordan's studio archives. Wish us luck!

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