Jesse O'Shell holds a Bachelor of Music degree in voice and violin performance from the Lamont School of Music at the University of Denver, where his primary teachers were Larry Glenn, James Maurer and Dr. Catherine Sailer. He has performed with numerous ensembles in Colorado, and with the Santa Fe Desert Chorale and Santa Fe Pro Musica in New Mexico. Jesse has been a soloist with St. Martin’s, the Cherry Creek Chorale, the Lamont Symphony Orchestra, the St. Mary Baroque Orchestra, and the Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado, among others. He has recorded with several groups, but is particularly fond of his 2013 recording "The Church Year in Hymns". Currently Jesse works in payroll, helps with the music at Hope Lutheran Church in Aurora, and enjoys spending time with his wife Joy and children Faith, Ryan, and Molly.