Elana Gleason, hailed by the New York Post for "flaunt[ing] pinpoint finesse on high B’s and C’s” and by Opera News for singing with a “particularly beautiful soprano,” is a versatile artist making her mark on the regional opera scene. She has been praised for her agile full lyric sound, compelling characterizations, and engaging performance style.
is represented by
Mirshak Artist Management
Bach Festival Florida, 2021
New Orleans Opera, 2020
Turner-Fischer Center for Opera, 2020
Turner-Fischer Center for Opera, 2019
Marigny Opera House, 2019
Mobile Opera, 2019
Turner-Fischer Center for Opera, 2018
Natchez Festival of Music, 2018
Elana has made professional appearances with The Bach Festival Society of Winter Park, New Orleans Opera, Mobile Opera, Marigny Opera, the Lake Charles Symphony, the Natchez Festival of Music, Mississippi Opera, Opera Louisiane, The Clayton Piano Festival, La Piccola Opera, dell'Arte Opera Ensemble, Dicapo Opera, the Staten Island Philharmonic, the Allentown Symphony, and the Bard Summerscape Festival.
Ms. Gleason is a recent semi-finalist in the McCammon Vocal Competition (2020), the James Toland Vocal Arts Competition (2020), and the Partners for the Arts Vocal Competition (2021). In 2019, she placed second in Mobile Opera’s Madame Rose Palmai-Tenser competition. She was also the first place winner of the Collegiate Scenes Competition at the National Opera Association in both 2019 and 2020.
— National Opera Association