In Performance

Elizabeth Hale Knox


Professional Singer since the Age of 19



Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth Hale Knox started singing professionally at 19. As a soloist, she has performed with prestigious institutions throughout the country, including the Chattanooga Opera, the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, the Indianapolis Bach Festival, Evansville Symphony orchestra, and the Lafayette Bach Chorale Singers. Locally, she has appeared with Chamber Opera of Chicago, Lincoln Opera, DuPage Opera Theatre, Tower Chorale, Northwest Symphony Orchestra, and 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 performed with the Blossom Music Festival and the Aspen Music Festival. She has served as a full-time member of the Chicago Lyric Opera Chorus, the Grant Park Symphony Chorus, and Music of the Baroque.

Ms. Knox received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in vocal performance from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. She won first place at the Bartenbach Voice Competition of the Lafayette Symphony in Lafayette, Indiana; second place at the National Arts and Letters competition in Chicago, and was a finalist at the Society of American Musicians competition in Chicago. Ms. Knox is a member of The American Guild of Musical Artists (AGMA).



Selections from Ms. Knox’s Repertoire

Elgar: Sea Slumber Song

Elgar: Where Corals Lie

Brahms: Meine Liebe ist grün

Brahms: Kommt dir manchmal in den Sinn

Chabrier: Villanelle des Petits Canards

Duparc: Chanson Triste

Liszt: Die Loreley

Faure: Au Bord de l’Eau

Faure: En Priere

Dupont: Mandoline

Strauss: Cäcilie