JOYCE JORDAN, our Cadenza accompanist, grew up in Cleveland Heights, Ohio. She came to the University of Kansas where she graduated with honors in both Music Therapy and Music Education. She taught elementary general music, and was later a substitute teacher in Lawrence for many years. Joyce served as the choral assistant/accompanist for the Lawrence High School choral program for six years, and then held a similar position at Bishop Seabury Academy for one year. She has had diverse and extensive accompanying experiences and works with many local soloists and ensembles.