Elsie Ching is a graduate of Hong Kong Baptist University, where she earned her Bachelor of Arts in Music (Hons) degree, majoring in piano and music education. Apart from attaining the LRSM and DipABRSM in Piano Performance, Elsie also acquired professional proficiencies in various instruments including voice, violin and flute. She was awarded the HKSAR Government Talent Development Scholarship in recognition of her academic achievements in music.
Elsie started singing in the Hong Kong Children’s Choir in 1998. Upon graduation, she was invited to join the children’s choir as a choral instructor. In 2011, Elsie was appointed the assistant conductor of the Hong Kong Virtuoso Chorus. Over the years, Elsie has collaborated with a number of renowned music groups including the HK Philharmonic Orchestra, HK Sinfonietta, Cantoria Hong Kong, Hong Kong Singfest, Ko Chorus, Hong Kong Festival Orchestra and Hong Kong Metropolitan Pop Orchestra.
While studying in college, Elsie studied piano performance with Mr. Raymond Young, singing with Dr. Melody Sze and harpsichord with Dr. David Chung. A holder of Postgraduate Diploma in Education specialising in Music, Elsie is currently working as the music head in a local government school.