Upcoming Events

Light the Day, written for clarinet, cello, and piano and commissioned by clarinetist Annaka Hogelin as a part of Operation Cadence will be performed on March 7, 2019 at 7:30 pm in Boulder, CO.

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

The Greater Boulder Youth Orchestras Wind Ensemble will perform Bridge to Manhattan on April 28, 2019.

James Brinkmann has commissioned Elena to write a movement of Concerto for Audience, with a tentative performance scheduled for spring 2020.

Recent Events

Listen to and watch recent performances here.

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

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 Greater Boulder Youth Orchestras Wind Ensemble performed Three Places in the West on May 6, 2018.

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.