From Leigh-on-sea, Essex, Elspeth studied at King’s College, London and Royal Academy of Music. She has performed at St John’s Smith Square; Royal Opera House; Royal Albert Hall; St Martin-in-the-Fields as well as recitals in Spain, France and South Africa. Elspeth has performed at the Ravenna Music Festival, Edinburgh Festival and Dublin Gay Theatre Festival (winning an ‘Oscar’ award for performance). She has worked with BBC Wales, Royal Ballet, Royal Shakespeare Company amongst others. She works as a repetiteur/musical director with Opera up Close (winning an Olivier award for La Boheme), Opera Brava, Northern Ireland Opera and Opera de Bauge. Elspeth conducts Thurrock Choral Society, is assistant conductor with Barnes Choir and is a member of the Bridgetower Ensemble.