Elisabeth Howard

Founder of Vocal Power Academy - Los Angeles


  • Juilliard School - B.S., M.S., Voice
  • Indiana University - Grad Assistant   
  • Hunter College, NYC, Voice faculty
  • Pepperdine University, California, Voice faculty


  • Broadway performers, voice teacher/coach
  • Celebrity Clients: Paige O'Hara, voice of Belle, in the film, "Beauty and the Beast," Lionel Richie, Priscilla Presley, Chloris Leachman, Melora Hardin,Tony Danza, Stephen Dorff, Lucius, The Police
  • Children of Mick Fleetwood, Kris Krisofferson, Lionel Richie, Andy Summers, Albert Lee, Michael Landon, Rick Shroeder
  • STING, warm up coach for the Grammys
  • Vocal coach - America's Got Talent
  • Clients on American Idol and Star Search
  • First place winners, Los Angeles Music Center Spotlight Awards 


  • SING!
  • ABC's of Vocal Harmony
  • Member – AEA, AFTRA, NARAS
  • Past President - NATS, Los Angeles 
  • MS Senior America - 2012


Workshops and Master Classes 



National Conference, 2000National Conference

Music Theater IIICHAPTERS: Los Angeles, San Diego, Central Coast , San Francisco, Houston, ChicagoWestern Regional Conference 


Elmhurst College
Voice Foundation 
Music Teachers Association  
California Association of Professional Music Teachers 
Cal State Fullerton 
Savannah Music Festival 
LA Women in Music 
Call to Arts 
Vocal Mecca 


National Conference - AOTOS

Regional Conference - AOTOS  



Ravenna – Vocologica Artistica and La Voce Artistica 
Siena – Le Mille e una nota
Trento – Pervcorsi Musicali
Rome – Cincetta film set, Sonus Factory Music School and Scuola Popolare Di Musica Di Testaccio
Brescia – Accademia Vocal Power Italia 
Florence – La scuola di Musica and Il Globo
Milan – Accademia Vivaldi
Bergamo – Centro Didattico Produzione Musica
Padua – Susy Dal Gesso’s Singin’ School
Bolzano – Musica Blu
Sassari, Sardegna – Birdland School of Music
Pescara - Vocal Power Centre
Foggia - MSA Modern Sound Academy
Sorrento - Amadeo Siotto School of Voice



Innsbruck – Mozarteum
Salzburg –  Mozarteum



ICVT- International Congress of Voice Teachers, Helsinki
EVTA - European Voice Teachers Association, Oslo



National Conference - ABC, Rio De Janeiro 



National Conference of Professors of Singing Association
Université Lumière, Lyon
2Ecole des Glottes-trottes, Paris



National Conference - ANATS



National Conference – Association des Professeurs de Chant de Suiss
"Op'ra to Pop'ra, One Woman Show


The Bushes - NYC
Brothers and Sisters - NYC
Sportsmans Lodge - LA
The Rose - LA
Bla-Bla Cafe - LA
The Hilton - Palm Springs


Musical Theater

Pins and Needles – Roundabout Theater (NYC)
Blood – Lead - Joseph Papp’s Public Theater (NYC)
The Most Happy Fella – RosabellaCompany – Amy
Cabaret –  Two Ladies
Jacques Brel – First Woman
Finians’ Rainbow – Sharon
Man of La Mancha – The Niece
Wonderful Town – Helen
Kismet – MarsinahLove Song – Lead woman


Operatic Roles

Pet Shop - Trixie - Aspen Music Festival
Lucia Di Lamermoor – Lucia - Golden West Opera, LA
La Traviata – Violetta - Pasadena Lyric Opera
Magic Flute – Queen of the Night - Golden West Opera, LA
Hansel and Gretel – Gretel - NYC, LA
The Merry Widow – Sonia - Intimate Opera, Pasadena 


Featured Guest Artist

Telemann Society –  Soloist - Carnegie Hall
Sine Nomine Singers – Carnegie Hall
Miriam’s Triumph – Soprano Soloist - Long Island University
Lord Nelson Mass – Soprano Soloist - Hunter College, NYC\
Schubert Mass in G – Soprano Soloist - Juilliard
Featured guest artist - Bellflower Symphony, California
Featured guest artist - Cypress Pops Orchestra, California