The University of St. Thomas


Dede Jorstad

Dede Jorstad

Jorstad, Dede

Phone: (651) 962-5850
Toll Free: (800) 328-6819, Ext. 2-5850

University of St. Thomas
2115 Summit Ave., BEC 9
St. Paul, MN  55105

Office Location: Loras Hall 201

Dede Jorstad is a graduate of St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota with a degree in music education. She went on to gain a Master of Fine Arts degree from the University of Minnesota with an emphasis in vocal performance and pedagogy. Dede has sung with many organizations in the Twin Cities, including 19 years of performance with the Minnesota Opera Company. She joined the faculty of St. Thomas in 1985, teaching for St. Thomas' Conservatory of Music as well as the University. Dede teaches private voice lessons and also the Freshman Option Voice Classes. She also maintains a private voice studio in her home where she lives with her husband, Jor, and their children, Siri and Gunnar.