Ms. Knox’s students have won NATS competitions, been awarded scholarship monies, and attained professional placements. She has successfully worked with singers of different levels and experience, from beginners to professionals. Ms. Knox’s students have studied and pursued classical singing, opera, baroque and choral singing, as well as contemporary commercial music (CCM) genres. Ms. Knox utilizes evidence-based vocal pedagogy; the combination of her expertise, singing voice research, and highly sensitive collaboration with her students.
Elizabeth Hale Knox, mezzo-soprano, has performed as a soloist with the Chattanooga Opera, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the Indianapolis Bach Festival, the Evansville Symphony Orchestra and the Lafayette Bach Chorale Singers. In the Chicago area, she has appeared with Chamber Opera of Chicago, Lincoln Opera, DuPage Opera Theatre, Tower Chorale, the Northwest Symphony Orchestra, the Lake Forest Symphony Orchestra, and on the Sounds of the South Loop Recital Series. She has also appeared on PBS on the Emmy-nominated program, A Renaissance Christmas.
Ms. Knox has been a full-time member of The Chicago Lyric Opera Chorus, The Grant Park Symphony Chorus and Music of the Baroque. She has also performed with The Aspen Music Festival and Blossom Music Festival.
Ms. Knox has held teaching positions at Illinois Benedictine University, The Chicago Academy for the Arts, and The American Conservatory of Music.
Ms. Knox is a member of the The American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA), and also The National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS). She has served as a board member on the Chicago Chapter of NATS and as president of the Chicago Singing Teachers Guild. Ms. Knox received her Bachelor's and Master's degrees in vocal performance from The Indiana University Jacobs School of Music, where she Graduated with Distinction.