Rosa Elena Rivera

Rosa Elena R.

Woburn, MA

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Rosa Elena delivers an exceptional lesson experience and ranks in the top 15% of our teachers nationwide.
Teaches students:
Ages 9+ and special needs

Teaching since:
August 2003

Rosa has been teaching private lessons since 2003 and is currently available to teach lessons at her studio. Rosa Elena has helped students sing, better their pitch awareness, and love of music.

Rosa received her training at New England Conservatory, Boston ,MA in 2003, where she received a Masters Degree in Vocal Pedagogy and Vocal Performance. As an expert in her field, Rosa Elena looks forward to helping new students achieve their goals.Rosa Elena's teaching style is relaxed, friendly, and taylored to each student. Her goal is to make singing/music learning fun, interactive and help each student find their own voice.


Voice instructor
Mar 2014 - Present

Private Vocal Instructor,

General Music Teacher
Sep 2004 - Jun 2013
Somerville Public Schools

General Music Teacher, grades K-8
Choral Director Brown School Chorus
Recorder Consort


Master of Music In Vocal Pedagogy
Sep 2000 - May 2003
New England Conservatory, Boston MA
Master of Music in Vocal Performance
Sep 2000 - May 2003
New England Conservatory Boston, MA


Fluent / Native Proficiency
Professional Proficiency
Fluent / Native Proficiency


Music Together
Dec 2012
Music Together

Completed training December 2012, early childhood music program, Westport MA

Kodaly Teacher Level II
Jul 2010
Kodaly Institute

Zoltan Kodaly design a a method in which student becomes more involved in all aspects of good music making in addition to the traditional pleasure of learning how to play an instrument.
The aim of the Kodály Method is to develop high musicianship, which results in better musicians.

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New England Conservatory, Vocal Pedagogy Scholarship 2002-2003
Sep 2002
New England Conservatory, Boston , MA
New England Conservatory, Vocal Performance Scholarship 2001-2002
Sep 2001
New England Conservatory, Boston MA


National Association of Teachers of Singing
Mar 2015

Founded in 1944, National Association of Teachers of Singing, Inc. (NATS) is the largest professional association of teachers of singing in the world with more than 7,000 members worldwide.

Photos & Videos

MAsters Recital 2003

Photo by Rosa Elena R.

Christmas Revels 2009
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6 Reviews

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Aimee C. Jan 19, 2017
Singing · In studio

Rosa Elena did a great job! We were asking her to get my daughter ready for a college audition in a few weeks and she is doing a great

Christian R. Dec 7, 2016
Singing · In home

I had a great time with her really prepare a lot of knowledge and talent. But over all eager to share it with other. Loved the class

Patti Oct 19, 2016
Singing · In home

Rosa was warm and welcoming to start and explained the basics of breathing and breath support (which I desperately need) clearly and with patience. She was encouraging and positive throughout the lesson. I'm looking forward to my next session!

Alethia C. Sep 6, 2016
Singing · In home

My daughter loves Rosa. She's so nice and very helpful

Daughter Jan 20, 2016
Singing · In studio

My daughter loved her lesson.

April Dec 5, 2015
Singing · In studio

Rosa is great! She is personable, trustworthy, and thoughtful about the work she does. She is also very motivated and works at your level. I would highly recommend Rosa!

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