Jordan in action at Comstock Saloon in San Francisco
Jordan Samuels is an accomplished guitarist who has been studying, performing and teaching
throughout the San Francisco Bay Area for the last twenty years. While at San Francisco State
University, he completed his formal training in music composition under the guidance of Ronald
Caltabiano and Richard Festinger while simultaneously pursuing a jazz studies curriculum directed
by Andrew Speight and John Calloway. He has studied guitar with Randy Vincent and Bruce Forman
and is strongly influenced by Wes Montgomery, Kenny Burrell, Grant Green, Barney Kessel and Peter Bernstein.
Since completing his studies in 2010, Jordan has become an in-demand jazz guitarist and can be seen
performing regularly with the Hot Club of San Francisco, the Electric Squeezbox Orchestra, the
Bay Area based organ trio Certified Organic and his own trio/quartet.
Please check out the Gigs section to see where Jordan is playing next!