Performance Scholarship & Research
Elyse enjoys an active and international career as a performance scholar, presenting her research and performing annually overseas since 2015.
Visiting Researcher | Greek Music Archives
During the residency, a new digital database website was created for the Dragatakis Archive which includes a thorough catalogue of works, biographic information, archive of important events and publications, list of discography, all born digital content, video catalogue, among other important resources from the Archive.
46th International Viola Congress
September 24-28, 2019
Presented a lecture on 25 September about PhD research concerning Dimitris Dragatakis and his Concerto for Viola. This presentation was enhanced by the assistance of Artur Paciorkiewicz, the violist who premiered the concerto in 1993 in Athens, Greece.
45th International Viola Congress - Performer
November 20-24, 2018
Performer for Professor Donald Maurice's and Marcin Murawski's presentation on works for viola and viola d'amore by Christoph Graupner.
International Viola Convention
October 2-4 2015
Central Coast Conservatoriuam (Gosford, Australia)
Co-presenter and performer for Professor Donald Maurice's lecture on Bartok Viola Duos.
Florida Music Educator's Association Convention
Tampa, Florida (January 2014)
A demonstrator and co-presenter for a presentation by Dr Pamela Ryan which aims to demonstrator how to feel symmetries between the right and left sides of the body to optimize balance and release tension while improving tone and minimizing injury in playing the violin or viola.