Elena Maeurer grew up in Austin, Texas, and began singing and playing piano at an early age. As a student, she participated in choir and musical theater, and had the opportunity to perform in the TPSMEA and TMEA all state choirs.
Elena earned a Bachelor of Music Education with an emphasis in Choral Music from Florida State University. At FSU, she studied with voice teacher Wanda Brister Rachwal and sang in the University Singers. She also participated in the FSU’s opera department both on stage and behind the scenes.
Now back in Austin, Elena stays involved at the Christian Academy of Performing Arts, where she teaches lessons and works backstage on musicals. As a voice teacher, Elena has an emphasis on technique and enjoys helping students connect to foreign language pieces and classical repertoire.Back to Classes & Teachers>