Elizabeth Snodgrass has been working in the non-profit arts industry for the last 15 years in music and cultural events. Since 2008, she has been Manager of Community Programs at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute, the education and community arm of the Hall. She oversees three programs dedicated to bringing free and affordable, high quality performances across New York City, including the Neighborhood Concerts and Carnegie Kids, which are free concerts presented in partnership with local organizations in all five boroughs and feature classical, jazz, and world music artists; and Family Concerts, which take place in Carnegie Hall’s legendary Stern Auditorium and the newer, more intimate Zankel Hall.
Previously, Ms. Snodgrass was Managing Director of Absolute Ensemble, a Grammy-nominated contemporary music group, and also held many roles as a freelancer including Coordinating Producer of the Obie Award-Winning Imagine Festival of Arts, Issues, and Ideas, Project Manager for AmsterJam 2005 presented by Heineken, and Talent Director for CultureFest NYC 2005, 2006, & 2007, presented by NYC & Company. Ms. Snodgrass holds a Master’s degree in piano performance from the Peabody Conservatory at Johns Hopkins University.