Evelyn has been on the faculty at the University of Maryland since 1974. She is a founding member and co-artistic director of the Left Bank Concert Society, which is active in the Washington, DC area. She has participated in numerous summer festivals in Europe and the United States and won prizes in several international competitions including the Tchaikovsky Competition. She is a recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Recital Soloist Grant as well as an American String Teachers Association Certificate of Merit. Ms. Elsing studied at the University of Michigan and The Juilliard School.