Performance Year: 2018
Cadie Jordan, soprano is native to Baton Rouge, Louisiana and is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Vocal Performance at Indiana University in the studio of Heidi Grant Murphy. Her roles on the IU stage include Clara in their premiere of Jake Heggie’s It’s A Wonderful Life, Despina in Mozart’s Così fan tutte and Marian Paroo in The Music Man. She spent the summer of 2017 as part of Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute, and she covered the role of Anne Egerman in Sondheim’s A Little Night Music as an Apprentice Artist in Des Moines Metro Opera.
Ms. Jordan’s concert performances include soprano soloist in Handel’s Messiah with the Georgina Joshi Foundation’s Handel Project, Handel’s Salve Regina, Mozart Mass in C Minor, and Britten’s Rejoice in the Lamb. In 2014, she made her international debut performing the role of Lisette in Puccini’s La Rondine as part of the La Musica Lirica training program in Novafeltria, Italy and sang under the baton of Joseph Rescigno. In the same summer, Ms. Jordan toured as a soprano soloist with the C. S. Lewis Choral Institute Choir through Oxford and Cambridge, England. Ms. Jordan is a graduate of Louisiana State University where she began her operatic pursuit under the tutelage of baritone, Dennis Jesse. There, she made her role debut as Despina in Così fan tutte as well as Zerlina in Don Giovanni and Sylviane in Franz Lehar’s The Merry Widow.
Ms. Jordan currently works as an assistant instructor of voice at the Jacobs School of Music.