Biography

The soprano Elene Khonelidze was born in Tbilissi/ Georgia. She went to the Music College in her hometown and studied for three years at the State Conservatory.
In 2013 she switched to the Universität der Künste (University of the Arts) in Berlin. There, she studied in the voice class of KS Prof. Julie Kaufmann and graduated in her Bachelor degree of music in 2017.
She performed at multitudinous concerts and music projects at the University (UDK), also in „Crossover”- performances together with the musictheater department.
She is an awardee of the Georgian ministry of education and science, the Paul-Hindemith Society in Berlin and the Ad Infinitum Foundation of the DAAD.
She joined masterclasses with Anita Rachvelischvili and Prof. Snežana Stamenković.
Since winter semester 2017, Elene Khonelidze is completing her master degree in opera performance at the Theaterakademie August Everding in Munich/ Germany in the voice class of KS Prof. Christiane Iven.
Since then, she performed as Prinzessin (Princess) in „Der Teufel mit den drei goldenen Haaren” (The devil with the three golden hair) by Stefan Hanke, as well as in a production of „Happy Birthday, Lenny” at the Theaterakademie August Everding.