All About Elisa’s Studio
Elisa Smith is a California native who has been part of the performing arts community the majority of her life. Her musical training began at an early age, 4 years old, with piano lessons. The lessons were classically-based, focusing on the Suziki Method. In addition, she studied ballet and contemporary dance with local schools and companies. This eventually led to a Bachelor's Degree in Music from the University of California, Riverside. In her last year of college, she had the opportunity to travel to and study the music of several countries which included: Venezuela, Brazil, South Africa, Malaysia, Singapore and India.
She has worked as a ballet piano accompanist for classes throughout Los Angeles and Pasadena. In addition, wrote music lesson plans for online music companies and has taught piano for several years.