Elen Elias, soprano
Soprano Elen Elias (aka Yeghiazaryan) was born in Yerevan in1992. She studied music since her childhood; she started with piano lessons, moving to voice studies afterwards. In 2009, Elen entered the Vocal-Theoretical Department of the Yerevan State Conservatory after Komitas. After having completed her singing studies at the Yerevan State Conservatory she joined as soloist the Youth Opera Program after A. Spendiaryan, at the Armenian National Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet, where she is still working and studying during the 2019/2020 season
Elen Elias has participated in many musical contests, since her times at the Conservatoire. In the last years she has participated participated in the International Musical Contest “New Opera World 2017”, being awarded with a Diploma. In 2018, she reached the semi finals of the 38th Hans Gabor Belvedere International Competition in Moscow, and in 2019, in the Russian Federation, she participated in “Vyatskoye” International Competition and was awarded with the honorary Second Prize. In 2019, in the Armenian Republic Singing Competition after G. Gasparyan, she was awarded with the First Prize and received a special prize by the National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet – an opportunity to perform a leading role.
Elen Elias has given concerts on several prestigious halls in Armenia and in the Russian Federation, and will debut on stage the role of Leonora in Il trovatore, at Yerevan National Theatre of Opera and Ballet in the coming months.
Her repertoire till now includes : Leonora in Il Trovatore, Amelia in Un ballo in maschera, Cio Cio San in Madama Butterfly, Lisa in Pique Dame, and the leading role in Aida. In the synfonic repertoire she has played the soprano part in C. Saint-Saëns, Oratoire de Noël.
Elen Elias is represented worldwide by FestArtist, Armenia excluded.