Nominated for the award: Music
Company: Dolce De Soleil Music
Position: President, Conductor and Pianist
Biography: Elsa Hsieh studied both piano performing and teaching at Birmingham Conservatoire, UK. She was awarded 1st prize in the Wales Tystysgrif piano competition in 1988. Since then her students from her own music studio have won scholarships in the music festivals. Her full house concert events received high praise from the Mayor of the City and was presented with the recognition of music contribution award in 2004 at her " One Moment In Time " concert. Elsa has also been contributing her time towards conducting choirs and was selected as the mass choir conductor in the 2007 Toronto Evangelical Crusade. Elsa was the awardee for both Absolutely Fabulous Women & Dancing Damsels in 2017 and currently an ambassador of Women of Diversity. Elsa also formed her Dolce De Soleil Music group which has performed in many multicultural events including Canada 150, St. Paul's senior home , YeeHong senior home fund-raising concert, Hamilton symphony orchestra and the entertainment director for 2019 federal election fund-raising dinner gala . Elsa Hsieh was the MC of Beauty of Asia 10th gala event as well as the image consultant working with the past beauty winners. Her 2018 successful performance in a Markham Chinese gala concert was highly complimented by the Markham Mayor and was broadcast via TV media to China. Her " Night of Stars " concert had reached to a climax for the instrumentalists, solo singers and band with wide range of repertoires both in Chinese and diversity Western cultures. Elsa Hsieh is the music director for the Xin Tian Di Culture Centre , Jia Hua culture centre, Dolce De Soleil Music children choir, Mississauga Chinese Choir and President of the Signature Divine Group. Elsa is also the vice president of Distinguished Citizens Society of Toronto and a full-time realtor in Century 21 Green Realty with outstanding achievements. Besides all the concert events. Elsa was the finalist for the Mississauga Marty Award established instrumentalist and her Dolce De Soleil Music was also the finalist for the emerging music group. Meanwhile, Elsa was the exclusive organizer appointed by EuropAsia Spain Madrid for the International Legend Art Festival in Toronto in 2020. Her recent performances include the invitation from the Moksha Canada Foundation for the Toronto Diversity Festival and Markham Festival. Her July 6 Mississauga Living Arts Centre Choir Festival was also highly complimented by the audience and the medias and her role in Love Shakespeare Live demonstrates the new strength in art industry. Elsa is working on the future events include September Heavenly Grace Artist group organization in Brampton as well as 2020 January Co-Director of Master Play in Oakville. Elsa Hsieh is appointed as the music director for the Oakville St. Cuthber's Church in September , 2020.