In her one woman show, "Op'ra to Pop'ra," "A talent to be reckoned with." "As professional as they come."
~ Music Connection Magazine
Review of the Cypress “Pops” Orchestra concert in California - “Elisabeth Howard wows the audience!"
“This training has carried me through years of professional singing,”
~ Paige O’Hara, voice of Belle in the film, "Beauty and the Beast."
Your professionalism, depth of knowledge and commitment to NATS are truly exemplary,”
~ Scott McCoy, NATS President review of NATS/MTNA Music Theater III in Seattle.
Elisabeth Howard holds a B.S. and M.S. in voice from the Juilliard School and is on the voice faculty of Pepperdine University. She has also taught voice at Indiana University, University of Southern California and Hunter College in New York City. Elisabeth maintained a private vocal studio for twenty years in New City before moving to Los Angeles where she founded the Vocal Power Academy.
Elisabeth has trained certified Vocal Power Instructors in Los Angeles, Italy, Brazil, Germany, Texas and a Vocal Power Academy branch in Las Vegas.
Clients have appeared on American Idol, Star Search, TV series, film, recording, Broadway, Off-Broadway and National tours. Ms. Howard is the author of SING! book and 4 CDs and the ABC's of Vocal Harmony book and CD's and co-author of the Born to Sing DVD distributed by Alfred Publishing. Ms. Howard is a member of Actors Equity Association, AFTRA and is a voting member of the Grammy organization, NARAS. Elisabeth Past President of the Los Angeles chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS). Elisabeth had a singer song writing contract with MCA Music.
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TEACHERS OF SINGING (NATS) WORKSHOPS AND MASTER CLASSES
Los Angeles, San Diego, Central Coast (California), San Francisco, Houston.
NATS Western Regional Conference - San Jose, California.
NATS/MTNA National Conference Music Theater III - Seattle.
NATS National Convention - Philadelphia.
Voice Foundation – Dr. Robert Sataloff – Philadelphia
Music Teachers Association of California - San Jose
California Association of Professional Music Teachers - San Mateo, California
Cal State Fullerton – Fullerton, California
Savannah Music Festival – Savannah, Georgia
LA Women in Music - Los Angeles,
Call to Arts - Los Angeles
Vocal Mecca - Los Angeles
Songsalive! - Los Angeles
Ravenna - Vocologica Artistica - hosted by - Fondazione Flamenia and University of Bologna
Ravenna - La Voce Artistica - hosted by - Dr. Franco Fussi and Fondazione Flamenia
Siena - Le Mille e una nota - hosted by - Roberta De Giovanni, Filomena Menna and Stefania Scarinzi
Trento - Pervcorsi Musicali - hosted by - Veronica Ganarini, Franco Bertoldi and Alessandra Amaddii
Rome - Cincetta film set - hosted by - Enrico D'Amore
Rome - Sonus Factory Music School - hosted by - Ariana Todero
Rome - Scuola Popolare Di Musica Di Testaccio - hosted by - Giuppi Paone
Brescia - La scuola CAMBIOMUSICA - hosted by - Anna Gotti
Brescia - Associazione Culturale CANTOSTUDIO - hosted by - Anna Gotti
Florence - La scuola di musica - hosted by - Filomena Menna and Stefania Scarinzi
Florence - Il Globo - hosted by - Stefania Scarinzi
Milan - Accademia Vivaldi - hosted by - Eva Simontacchi
Bergamo - Centro Didattico Produzione Musica - hosted by - Eva Simontacchi
Padua - Susy Dal Gesso's Singin' School - hosted by - Susy Dal Gesso
Bolzano – Musica Blu - hosted by - Franco Bertoldi, Alessandra Amaddii, Monika Callegro
Sassari, Sardegna – Birdland School of Music - hosted by - Eva Carboni
Innsbruck – The Mozarteum
Salzburg – The Mozarteum
Helsinki, Finland - Fifth Annual International Congress of Voice Teachers (ICVT)
Oslo, Norway - European Voice Teachers Association Conference (EVTA)
Rio De Janeiro - Brazilian Voice Teachers National Conference
Paris - Association Francaise des Professeurs de Chant National Conference (National Conference of Professors of Singing)
Lyon - Université Lumière Lyon 2
Paris - "Ecole des Glottes-trotters"
Adelaide- National Convention - Australian National Association of Teachers of Singing
Lausanne - National Conference - Association des Professeurs de Chant de Suisse
Violetta in La Traviata, Lucia in Lucia Di Lamermoor, Queen of the Night in The Magic Flute, Gretel in Hansel
and Gretel, Sonia in The Merry Widow and Trixie in Pet Shop (Aspen Music Festival, James Levine, conductor)
Telemann Society - Carnegie Hall
Sine Nomine Singers - Carnegie Hall
Miriam’s Triumph - Long Island University Chorus and Orchestra
Lord Nelson Mass - Hunter College Chorus and Orchestra
Schubert Mass in G – Juilliard Chorus and Orchestra
Bellflower Symphony – Joseph Taylor, conductor - Bellflower, California
Cypress “Pops” Orchestra - John E. Hall III, conductor – Cypress, California
Jacques Brel, Cabaret, Company, The Most Happy Fella, Finians’ Rainbow, Man of La Mancha, Wonderful
Town, Kismet. West Coast premier of “Love Song.”
Pins and Needles - Roundabout Theater
Blood - Joseph Papp’s Public Theater