Elena Yakovleva

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Flute and Piccolo

Elena Yakovleva holds the Piccolo and Third Flute Chair with the Delaware Symphony Orchestra and Maryland Symphony Orchestra. She is also on the chamber music faculty at Peabody Conservatory and on the flute faculty at the International School of Music in Bethesda, Maryland.


Elena Yakovleva graduated from the Rachmaninoff Music College in Kaliningrad, Russia. She continued her studies at the Hochschule für Musik Detmold and at the Folkwanghochschule Essen, Germany, studying under Prof. Hans-Jörg Wegner and Prof. Gunhild Ott, and later, under renown Jeanne Baxtresser as a Performance Residence Program student at the Carnegie Mellon University on full scholarship.


Ms. Yakovleva has received her Master of Music, Graduate Performance Diploma in Flute and Graduate Performance Diploma in Chamber Music with Marina Piccinini at Peabody Conservatory on full scholarship.