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Flutist James Brinkmann and pianist Yalen Piao will perform Lullaby for Flute and Piano on October 16, 2018 at Michigan State University.

The University of Michigan Concert Band will perform Embers to Ash on April 15, 2019.

Elena has been commissioned to write a new work for clarinet, cello, and piano by clarinetist Annaka Hogelin as a part of Operation Cadence.

Recent Events

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The Boulder Concert Band premiered the band arrangement of Rip Van Winkle with Kevin Specht on tuba on July 16, 2018 in Boulder.

Elena's opera The High Line was performed on June 16 as a part of CU's New Opera Workshop - Composer Fellows' Initiative.

The Denver Pops Orchestra performed Rip Van Winkle, a concertino for tuba and orchestra, with Kevin Specht on tuba on Feburary 24, 2018 in Denver.

Maranatha, for chamber orchestra, was performed by the Pro Musica Colorado Chamber Orchestra on February 9-10, 2018 in Denver and Boulder.

Aquilegia Chorale and Knight Ride were performed on December 14, 2017 by the beginning bands at North and South Valley Middle Schools, where her husband teaches band.

Elena's horn octet, On the Summit, was premiered by the CU horn studio on October 22, 2017 and performed again on November 1.