Elena - Violinist - Wellington, Waikato



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Also Performs As: Violin Teacher, Wedding Musician, Electric Violinist
Country: New Zealand
Based In: Wellington, Waikato
Performs: Nationwide
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A style that is energetic, funky, passionate and fun. Outside the square' live performance that'll grab your audience! Based in Wellington, she is available to perform at Weddings, Corporate Events & more.
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Elena has developed a unique product that combines both her Maori heritage and classical European training that shares the joy and passion of music that transends boundaries and reminds us that we are all ONE. Pachelbel Canon with the influence of the Maori welcome and Elena Family history. Maori waiata/songs with backing string quartet - a foreign concept to Maori. The Epic 1840 Waitangi Overture that tells the story of Maori struggles to retain identity and their land composed by Tim Whitta for full symphony orchestra, Maori kapa haka group, baritone, soprano and violin. All language in Te ...


Kia Ora! I'm Elena. Elena is a classically trained violinist.
Elena trained in Wellington with the Schola Musica and did further training at Trinity College, London.
Elena is one of New Zealand’s most talented and innovative violinists. Her ability to breathe new life into classical compositions by drawing on the musical and cultural traditions of New Zealand Maori, defines both her work and her reputation. Elena is a truly unique entertainer, who’s signature performances are known for their passion and personality.
Elena is part of the Wellington Cultural scene. It's a vibrant and ...

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Elena's classical training means she is a versatile performer. Her music embraces classical, Latin, jazz, Irish, gypsy and electric, so you can ask Elena to adapt my performances to exactly match the style and tone of your event.
You can ask Elena to work solo or with one of her ensembles like the 'Simply Fantastic' string quartet / Jazz band.
Get ready for some surprises.
Clients have had Elena swinging from a high wire, suspended in a throne chair from the ceiling, playing in a swimming pool, riding on the back of a motorbike, playing in a airplane hanger, playing in a bus shelter, as ...

Previous Clients

Elena specialises in "High End" corportate event entertainment. With clients ranging from Academy Award Oscar Recipients to Law firms to Banks to Event Management companies, Elena creates memorable experiences that clients keep coming back for. Listed below are some highlights.
Opening of New Zealand Parliament, Oscars Dinner for Lord Of The Rings, Lord Of The Rings Premier Benefit Dinner, Lord of the Rings Premiers, Banquet Dinner for Queen Elizabeth II, Pinot Noir, New Zealand International Festival of the Arts Sponsors Functions, David Beckham After Party, Maori Sports Awards, BP Global Ch ...

Suitable for

Bar / Bat Mitzvah Birthday Party (Adult) Casinos Christening Christmas Party Cocktail Party / Drinks Reception Corporate Event Dinner Party Jewish Wedding Private Party Product Launch / Promotion Trade Show / Exhibitions

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