Mr. Jordao was educated at the State University of São Paulo and has a Masters from New England Conservatory studying with Luretta Bybee.
While in São Paulo, he performed the roles of Ernesto, Ferrando and Don Jose. In the United States, he sang the American premiere of La Gazzetta by Rossini as Alberto. Other roles include Tito, Fritz, Nerone, and Alfred. He has also appeared as Tony Candolino in the play Master Class by Terrence McNally.