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Tenor Jordan Loyd (he/they) is a proud fat, queer, non-binary, Mexican-American artist who's eager to do his part in shaping the future of classical music and opera.

 

Jordan recently finished his Masters degree at the University of Cincinnati’s College-Conservatory of Music, where he was fortunate to play the role of ‘Jeník’ in Smetana’s The Bartered Bride as well as singing ‘The Evangelist’ in the North American premiere of Sixten’s Johannespassionen
 

Summer of 2022 will be Jordan's first summer at the Santa Fe Opera, where he will cover 'Dr. Caius' in Verdi's Falstaff as well as perform in the annual Apprentice Scenes.

Before the outbreak of Coronavirus in 2020, Jordan was slated to be a Gerdine Young Artist at the Opera Theatre of St. Louis where he would cover the role of ‘Eisenstein’ in J. Strauss’s Die Fledermaus and perform the Grand Duet from Meyerbeer’s Les Huguenots as a part of OTSL's Center Stage concert.

 

In Summer 2019, Jordan was a Studio Artist at Chautauqua Opera Company where he sang ‘Marquis’ and covered ‘Bégearss’ in Corigliano’s The Ghosts of Versailles and portrayed 'Lennie' in Floyd's Of Mice and Men in Chautauqua's Scenes Program.