Ellen Nordstrom Baer
Voice and Choral Ensembles
Department chair- voice
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Ellen Nordstrom Baer earned a bachelor's degree in music from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
She served as an intern for two years with the Lake George Opera and studied voice therapy through the Harvard Medical School.
also has studied with Richard Hughes, Sandra Sliker, Louis Burkot, and Stafford Wing and been coached by Kathleen Arecchi, John Balme, Steve Steiner, and John Wustman.
Nordstrom Baer has performed both operatic and Broadway roles with the Rome Opera Festival, Liederkranz Society of Manhattan
with the Brandenberg Opera, Lake George Opera
, Granite State Opera, Northern Stage Operafest of NH!, Opera Burlington, Opera North, Vermont Opera Theatre, and the Dartmouth Repertory Co.
She has taught at Colby-Sawyer, Dartmouth, Phillips Exeter Academy, Plymouth State, the Opera Academy through Rome's Opera festival di Roma, and at UNH.
She is a frequent lecturer on vocal health and on Italian diction.