Maria Jane Loizou is an accomplished vocalist and educator residing in the Boston area. Her concerts range from themed recitals such as Art Nouveau and Fin-de-Siècle Song, Elements of American Song, Celebrating James Joyce in Song, and Songs from the Cafés of Paris to annual outdoor concerts of jazz standards and popular music in Boston’s Ramler Park. Her international concert experience has given her in-depth knowledge of European culture, language and music. Besides offering individualized vocal training, she is also a masterclass clinician and vocal coach.
Ms. Loizou commenced her vocal studies in Boston at the New England Conservatory, completing a Master of Music degree in Vocal Pedagogy with Academic Honors in 1999. She has studied voice with Metropolitan Opera singer Maria Spacagna and Marianne Weltmann of the Deutsche Opera Berlin, and coached with Margo Garrett of the Juilliard School and Olivier Reboul of the Paris Conservatoire.
She augments her classical voice study with Estill voice training, Alexander Technique and Feldenkrais Technique. A member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) and the College Music Society (CMS), she teaches at the Belmont Hill School as well as privately.