Jordan Ortman, Organist/Accompanist

Jordan Ortman is a collaborative pianist, organist, and vocal coach based in Denver, Colorado.  He is an Affiliate Faculty member at Metropolitan State University in Denver, where he teaches Class Piano, Theory Lab, and accompanies and coaches voice and instrumental students.  As an enthusiast of both opera and musical theater he has worked offstage as pianist, coach, music director, and conductor for productions with the Denver Center for the Performing Arts, the Arvada Center, and Inspire Theater Company and has performed on stage in productions of Oliver, Pirates of Penzance, Fiddler on the Roof, Into the Woods, and Masterclass.  During the 2017-2018 season, he was the coach and pianist for the Young Artist (now Artist in Residence) Program at Opera Colorado.  He received a BA in Music from Bethel College (KS) and a MM in Collaborative Piano from the University of Northern Colorado, where he studied with Dr. Willem van Schalkwyk.