RESUME

PERFORMANCE EXPERIENCE

 

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RECORDING​
There is a Season (2019)
  • Album featuring 6 songs from The Great American Songbook
  • Recorded at ManAlive Studios in Franklin, TN
  • Funded by a $12,000 crowdfunding campaign

Specialty Performances, Soloist

Theology on Tap (Singer + Speaker)

Premier Designs National Rally

House Concert Tour (Singer + Speaker)

       Birmingham, AL

       Atlanta, GA (2 events)

       Pensacola, FL

       Nashville, TN

       St. Louis, MO (2 events)

       Brentwood, TN

       Tampa, FL

       Carmel, IN

Farewell Concert

 

Carmel Community Band Festival

The Palladium, Center for the Performing Arts

       Home for Christmas

       The Joy of the Season

       Christmas Warmth

       Holiday Joys

       Holiday Dreams

       Broadway & Hollywood

       John Phillip Sousa Concert

       Holiday Celebration

Ohio Light Opera Symposium

       An Evening with Emmerich Kálmán

       Songs from the Cutting Room Floor

       Operetta International

Greenwood Community Band Festival
Crossroads of America Council Award Banquet
Indiana Governor's Luncheon
Carmel Relay for Life
President Benjamin Harrison's Wreath Ceremony

Musical Theater Roles

 

Kyra

Lilli

Maria Ziegler (cover)

Claudine

Constance

Nellie Forbush

Iolanthe

Judy Wentworth

Cousin Hebe

Isabel

Mrs. Dolly Levi

Aunt Eller

Miss Dinsmore

 

Opera Roles

 

Baroness Elly

Fairy Godmother

Tisbe, an ugly stepsister

Margot

Mooch (world premiere)

 

Opera + Theater Scenes

 

Flora

Puck

Madame Pompous

Rosalinda

 

Ensemble Work

 

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus

Chorus 

Chorus

Chorus

 

Eileen

The Dancing Years

The Dancing Years

Can-Can

Oh, Kay!

South Pacific

Iolanthe

I Married an Angel

H.M.S. Pinafore

Pirates of Penzance

Hello, Dolly!

Oklahoma!

Singin' in the Rain

 

 

 

The Little Dutch Girl

Cinderella (outreach)

Cinderella (outreach)

The Merry Widow

Mooch the Magnificent

 

 

 

Turn of the Screw

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Too Many Sopranos

Die Fledermaus

 

 

Kiss Me, Kate

Annie Get Your Gun

The Mikado

La Vie Parisienne

Brigadoon

One Touch of Venus

Freiderike

Yeomen of the Guard

The Last Savage

Falstaff

The Merry Widow

 

 

 

St. Philip Catholic Church

Premier Designs, Inc.

Love Good

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performed and produced by Jessamyn Anderson

Indiana Wind Symphony

Indiana Wind Symphony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ohio Light Opera Company

 

 

 

Indiana Wind Symphony

Boy Scouts of America
Boy Scouts of America
American Cancer Society
Office of the U.S. President

2018, 19

2017, 18, 19

2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2016

 

2016, 2017

 

2018

2017

2016

2015

2014

2014

2013

2011

 

2016

2016

2015

2014

2011

2011

2009, 10

2008

 

V. Herbert Renaissance Project

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

IU Opera Theater

Univ. G&S Society

Carmel Community Players

IU Opera Theater

Opera in the Ozarks

Carmel Performing Arts

Carmel Performing Arts

Carmel Performing Arts

 

 

 

Ohio Light Opera Company

Opera in the Ozarks

Opera in the Ozarks

IU Opera Theater

Re-imagining Opera for Kids

 

 

 

IU Graduate Opera Workshop

IU Graduate Opera Workshop

IU Graduate Opera Workshop

Opera in the Ozarks

 

 

 

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

Ohio Light Opera Company

IU Opera Theater

IU Opera Theater

IU Opera Theater

 

2017

2016

2016

2015

2015

2015

2014

2014

2014

2013

2011

2010

2009

 

 

 

2016

2013

2013

2012

2012-13

 

 

 

2013

2013

2013

2013

 

 

 

2016

2016

2016

2016

2015

2015

2015

2015

2014

2013

2012

AWARDS AND HONORS
SKILLS

3-octave range

Classically-trained

Stage combat (basic)

Jazz dance (intermediate)

Tap dance (basic)

Stage makeup (intermediate)

Can dance in wooden clogs

Wig training (basic)

EDUCATION

 

Indiana University 

Jacobs School of Music

  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance

  • Class of 2015

  • Cum Laude (3.92 GPA)

2010 - present

2010 - present

Music Honors

 

American Traditions Vocal Competition, Quarterfinalist - 2019

American Traditions Vocal Competition, Masterclass participant - 2019

Best Female Vocalist, Nominee, Encore Awards - 2014

Best Supporting Actress, Nominee, Encore Awards - 2014

CarmelFest Has Talent, 1st Place Winner  - 2014 

 

Academic Honors

 

Indiana University Jacobs School of Music Dean’s Talent Scholarship – 2011-15 
Indiana University Herbert Presidential Scholar, Jacobs School of Music – 2011-15
Indiana University Founders Scholar - 2011-12, 2012-13, 2013-14
Member, Hutton Honors College, Indiana University – 2011-15
Member, Phi Eta Sigma/Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society, Indiana University – 2011-15