Entries by Elisabeth

Two weeks of touring: part 1

 I returned last week from a gruelling, mentally and physically taxing, but greatly rewarding two weeks away: on Saturday November 10th I rounded off three days of rehearsals with Sir John Eliot Gardner, with an open rehearsal of Beethoven’s Symphony 9 and Missa Solemnis, with the winners of last year’s World’s Best Choir, The Monteverdi […]

Feel the fear and do it anyway

I’ve been reading lots of people’s Facebook statuses and having conversations with friends and colleagues about this topic quite a bit lately.  A huge number of us experience prolonged periods of self-doubt and anxiety when it comes to facing the advancement of our careers.  It usually creeps up when we’re about to go for an […]

Touring with the Monteverdi Choir

Hello Welcome to my new blog.  The next few months are going to be tremendously exciting for me, so this is my opportunity to keep you informed of new developments. Next month I will tour with the Monteverdi Choir as soloist in Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis for five performances in Chapel Hill (North Carolina), New York […]