Elisa Valle is a vocalist, singer/songwriter, guitarist, and pianist. Originally from Los Angeles, she began her musical journey at age 9 by joining a local choir. She enrolled in private voice lessons at age 16, and only one year later, began composing her own songs.
Elisa joins Cliburn in the Classroom as a bilingual host. She is also an instructor at Artes de la Rosa, where she teaches songwriting and leads the choir for K-12 students. You can see her students perform in Northside events such as the Dia de los Muertos Festival, the Christmas Parade, and various theater events hosted by Artes. Outside of classical music, Elisa’s most influential artists are Taylor Swift, Karol G, and Natalia Lafourcade.
Elisa’s teaching philosophy focuses on nurturing and supporting students in their artistic journey. She is deeply committed to using music as a means of self-expression and aims to inspire others to experience the same.