Soprano | Voice Teacher | Coach
A lifelong musician, Boston-based soprano Ellen Allen is a versatile performer of oratorio, recital, opera, new music, and chamber music. Recent solo credits include BWV 196 and selections from Haydn's Lord Nelson Mass at the 2019 MassACDA Intercollegiate Choral Festival; selections from Libby Larsen's Try Me, Good King: The Last Words of the Wives of Henry VIII with Triad: Boston's Choral Collective; Vivaldi's Gloria with MasterWorks Chorale; Poulenc's Gloria with the MetroWest Choral Artists; and BWV 10 and selections from Mozart's Davidde Penitente with Calliope. She has also performed with the Harvard Early Music Society, the MIT Women's Chorale, Calliope's Ensemble-In-Residence Program, the Gordon College Symphonic Chorale, and the Freisinger Chamber Orchestra.
Ellen is the founder and owner of Holistic Harmony Voice Studio and Wellness Coaching, a unique business combining traditional voice lessons, dramatic coaching, and holistic wellness coaching for teen and adult singers. In her teaching, Ellen combines her skills as a vocal technician with her passion for holistic health, taking a mind-body approach to singing and performing informed by each student's particular needs. Ellen is also an active member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS), and the Speakeasy Cooperative.
An enthusiastic collaborator, Ellen is an avid choral and chamber musician, having performed in early music and new music groups alike. She currently sings with Triad: Boston's Choral Collective, a democratically-run ensemble of singers, conductors, and composers dedicated to performing choral works composed in the last 25 years. She also serves as the ensemble's Artistic Vice President.
Ellen holds a Master of Music in Voice Performance and Teaching Artist Certificate from the Longy School of Music of Bard College, and a Bachelor of Music in Voice Performance, summa cum laude, from Gordon College. She is also an active member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS). She resides in Reading, MA.
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Ellen is available as a singer, teaching artist, and clinician. To inquire about her vocal or educational services, availability, and rates, please contact her with the button on the right.