Elise Auerbach pursues a multi-faceted career as a pianist in this country and abroad. As a soloist, she has appeared with the Delaware and Temple University Symphonies, given numerous solo recitals, and premiered new works for keyboard. As a collaborative artist, she performs extensively with singers and instrumentalists throughout the region.  She has toured twice in Germany and been broadcast live on Cincinnati classical radio WGUC. Recent collaborations include faculty recitals at Temple, Rowan, and Immaculata Universities and appearances at Weill Recital Hall and the Croatian Embassy in Washington, DC.  Ms. Auerbach has participated in, and performed at, festivals in Japan, Italy, Canada, and the United States.

Her work in the opera field includes serving as Music Director for productions at the Delaware Valley Opera Company, Opera Society of New Jersey, and Wissahickon Woods Opera Theater.  Former positions include pianist for the Choral Arts Society of Philadelphia, Artist-in-Residence at Cheyney University, and Faculty Pianist for the Summer Conference for String Education and Chamber Music.

Currently, Elise is a member of the vocal coaching faculty at Temple University in Philadelphia.  She is also the orchestra pianist for the Haddonfield Symphony and accompanist for the Savoy Company, Temple University Concert Choir and Temple Music Prep Children’s Choir.

Ms. Auerbach received her Bachelor’s Degree in Piano from Temple University and a Master’s Degree in Accompanying from the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.