Elvire (1990)was six years old when she started with singing lessons. She knew at an early age she wanted to become a professional singer and in 2006 she was admitted to the Royal Conservatory in the Hague where she was selected to study with Sasja Hunnego. In 2007 she sang at the baptism of Princess Ariane, youngest daughter of now King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima. She was 18 years old when she completed her high school education at the department of young talent and in 2012 she obtained her Bachelor's degree at the Conservatory. That year she took part in the Princess Christina Concours competition where she obtained an overall third prize.

During her studies Elvire sang in Mozart's Cosi Fan Tutte, The Magic Flute and Don Giovanni. She also performed in The Fairy Queen by Purcell, the Messiah by Händel and various cantatas by Bach.
At present she specialises in songs by Strauss, Brahms and Schumann.
She is coached now by Henk Neven, Dutch baritone.

Concerten in 2014 van Elvire Beekhuizen