martyHomeSoprano Martha Elliott has enjoyed a varied career of performing, teaching and writing. Known for her clear voice, impeccable musicianship and dynamic stage presence, she has sung  repertoire from the Baroque to the contemporary avant-garde. Her research interests range from historical performance practice to menopause to mindfulness.



Thanks so much for visiting my web site. I’m ever so grateful to my friend James for helping me redesign and migrate all the data.  I’ve finally turned in the manuscript and my new book So You Want to Sing Early Music is in production. See the news page for more information on the release date and publication. The Poster Paper from NATS Chicago with some of the results of the Singing Through Menopause Survey is now available on the writing page. The full article was published in the January 2017 issue of the Journal of Singing and is also now available on the writing page.

Singing in Style

A Guide to Vocal Performance Practices

bookCover“An indispensable guide for singers, pianists and teachers. Written from a singer’s viewpoint, Singing in Style raises a host of important issues, addressing them with clarity and insight.”  —Brian Zeger, Artistic Director of Vocal Arts, Juilliard School