Originally from Columbia, Mo., Jackie Lordo has performed throughout the United States and Europe, as well as on professional recordings with the Tennessee Tech Tuba Ensemble and King's Brass. In addition to solo performances, Dr. Lordo performs with the Harmonium Brass Quintet, which performed at the Missouri Music Educators Association 75th anniversary conference in January 2013.
Dr. Lordo is an educator and clinician, having worked with students of all ages throughout the Midwest and South. Dr. Lordo has presented clinics at regional conferences throughout the Midwest. This year, Dr. Lordo will be presenting at Missouri Music Educators Association and the NAfME Music Research and Teacher Education National Conference. Currently, Dr. Lordo teaches applied low brass and online music appreciation at Central Methodist University.
Dr. Lordo earned a Bachelor of Music in Music Education from Tennessee Technological University, a Master’s of Performance from the University of Texas at Austin, and a PhD in Learning, Teaching, and Curriculum (Music Education) at the University of Missouri. Her teachers include Dr. Angelo Manzo, Dr. Tim Howe, Steven Bryant, R. Winston Morris, and Dean Somerville.