Boston Baroque, Boston Lyric Opera, Odyssey Opera, Teatro Nuovo, Caramoor Opera,
Bachelor of Arts in Music
Masters in Music with concentration in Voice Pedagogy
Teacher training through the Metropolitan Opera Guild
Experience teaching grades K-8 in classroom setting
$30 for half hours, $50 for hour lessons
Background & Experience
Elena Snow is a mezzo soprano originally from Chicago. She spent 10 years studying music with MYAC before studying at DePaul University's School of Music then later at the New England Conservatory. Elena is now based in Boston and teaching lessons remotely using state of the art audio and video equipment.
A 2016 Masters of Music graduate of the New England Conservatory, Elena received her Bachelor’s degree from DePaul University's School of Music in Chicago, where she sang several roles including Amore in Monteverdi's Poppea and Nancy in Britten's Albert Herring. She has performed as a member of the Boston Lyric Opera Chorus, Boston Baroque, Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Opera Theatre, as an Apprentice Artist for Sarasota Opera and for Caramoor Opera. Elena has been the recipient of several awards in the past few years, including placing in both the 2013 and 2015 Bel Canto Competitions as well as placing in the finals of the 2016 Handel Aria Competition and 2017 Classical Singer Competition. Past roles here in Boston include the title role of Rossini's Cenerentola for NEC's Outreach Opera Program, Nerone in Handel's comic opera Agrippina, Dorabella in Cosi Fan Tutte, and Bradamante in Handel's Alcina with Opera Del West. Summer 2017 brought Elena to her hometown of Chicago as a Project Inclusion Fellow with the Grant Park Symphony and in the fall of 2018. Elena, joined the roster of the Metropolitan Opera Guild as a teaching artist, working with elementary age students to bring opera to life at an early age. In the summer of 2018, Elena studied at the Snape Maltings Festival as a Britten Pears Young Aritst and performed as a Resident Artist for the inaugural season of Teatro Nuovo at SUNY Purchase.