Elizabeth Pring holds the position of Principal Flute in the Opera Australia Orchestra, having first joined the Orchestra in 1987. Elizabeth started her musical studies at the age of ten and under the tutelage of Thomas Pinschof and Wolfgang Schultz went on to complete a Bachelor of Arts (Music) and Diploma of Music at Victorian College of the Arts and Hochschule für Musik und Darstellende Kunst, Vienna. In addition to the flute, Elizabeth also plays the piano and the bamboo flute.
Fun fact: Elizabeth has a secret passion for good looking male actors. Colin Firth, Alan Rickman and Gérard Depardieu are her favourites!