Elen (Mair Roberts) is a talented and experienced musician and conductor. Her list of achievements and commitments to music are both impressive and exhausting. Not only is she currently the Chair of the Music and Staging Committee for Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod but also Musical Director of a Llangollen based popular performing group, Stage2Stage. As well as working flat-out inspiring musical youngsters throughout the regions through her teaching roles she has recently been appointed conductor Flintshire County Senior Choir, having previously conducted the Flintshire County Junior Choir based in Mold.
Elen has held Musical Director and Conductor positions with the Llangollen Operatics Society with both their senior section and also their Young Uns performance group.
She became enchanted with music at an early age taking up the violin and piano at the age of 7. By the time she was 11, she was selected as a member of the Clwyd Youth Orchestra (with Conductor Roland Morris), the North Wales Youth Orchestra (Conductor, Malcome Binney) and was also the youngest female ever recruited into the National Orchestra of Wales.
Elen is incredibly passionate about supporting musical talent in this beautiful area with our talented children. She is always smiling.