A Minnesota native, Jordan is a pianist, organist, collaborator, and teacher. As an active performer, she regularly works and performs with both vocalists and instrumentalists as well as local chamber ensembles. She is currently pursuing doctoral studies at the University of Minnesota in collaborative piano and coaching while having the opera assistantship and playing for the opera productions at the school of music. Jordan is also the organist and pianist at Mindekirken The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church. Every June she looks forward to returning to the Dorian Summer Music Camps at Luther College as a piano teacher and collaborator.
From 2013-2018, Jordan lived in Kansas City where she received an Artist Certificate and MM at the University of Missouri-Kansas City Conservatory of Music and Dance where she was the pianist for the University Wind Symphony and opera department. Along with her studies, she was the faculty pianist for Johnson County Community College in Overland Park, KS and the organist and pianist for First Lutheran Church in Mission Hills, KS. She also wrote concert reviews for Kansas City’s Online Journal for the Arts at KCMetropolis.org and played with local groups including the Kansas City Women’s Chorus. In 2018, she had the wonderful opportunity to partake in engagements such as playing and conducting “You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown” for JCCC’s theater department, serving as the Opera Coach Fellow at the Atlantic Music Festival, and participating in a Duo for Source Song Festival. Before Kansas City, Jordan obtained a BA at Luther College and was heavily involved in the Decorah music community playing for summer theater shows, Dorian Music Festivals, and Decorah High School Orchestra students.
As a teacher, Jordan strives to instill important life long values to students throughout lessons such as diligence, motivation, and patience while of course having fun! She uses a variety of different method books and tries to expose students to all the different genres of music.
In her spare time, Jordan enjoys biking, swimming, baking, and spending time with her family and her two cats, Lola and Luna.