London based, Australian native Elly Hoyt is a jazz and contemporary singer, composer and vocal coach. She has appeared at venues and festivals throughout the world notably the Sydney Opera House in Australia, Shanghai World Expo in China and the 55 bar in New York City.
In 2011, Elly won Best Australian Jazz Vocal Album at the Australian Jazz Bell Awards and is the first contemporary vocalist to receive the Marten Bequest Traveling Scholarship in 2015 to study at the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, USA. Elly Hoyt has performed for King Charles and Camilla, opened for Kenny Barron and played alongside James Morrison.
Elly is an active educator and has holds a Bachelor of Music in Jazz Voice and Masters of Vocal Pedagogy from the Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University (QCGU).
She currently lectures in voice and songwriting at BIMM Institute, London.