In 2005, highlight of her career came when she co-hosted a concert “East Meets West” with her icon, the Jazz Diva – Patty Austin had make her dream come true.
In 2006, Elisa teamed up with Frances Yip, Maria Cordero and Anita Sarawak and held a series of “Asian Four Divas Concert” that toured Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.
East Meets West
Elisa Chan is one of the most respected figures in Hong Kong’s music industry. She started as the lead vocalist in one of Hong Kong’s top pop groups, the New Topnotes. She then turned solo in the early 80’s and has been a celebrated Cantopop artist for over 30 years. Her musical repertoire ranges from Western pop to Cantopop and audiences are always impressed by her powerful on-stage performances and was voted as the Best Performer of Hong Kong in 1998.
"To dream, to dare, to make it happen" - a line that Elisa abides to always full-gears her energy, determination and dedication to good music. Throughout her career, she has released over 20 solo albums and earned her many great hits. The latest album - (Everything Must Change), Elisa worked together with Chris Babida and was released in 2011.
Elisa's solo concert -The Impossible. Concert was held at the Hong Kong Coliseum in 1994, and from then on, she has appeared in countless major concerts counting the three times encored Joseph Koo and James Wong Concert in 1999 and 2005 together over 35 shows.
Three Woman In Love Concert, 2009
Again in 2009, Elisa, Frances and Maria together held “Three Woman In Love Concert” in Hong Kong, USA and Canada.
Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra, 2010
In 2010, Elisa was invited by the renowned Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra to give 3 concerts at the Cultural Centre paying tribute to movie theme songs.
2012 - 2013
In 2012, Elisa and Frances and world famous violinist Yao Chue threw a memorable concert combining Western and Eastern, Classic and Pop numbers.
Elisa then with Yao gave the All for Love concert in Venetian Macao saluting the silver screen ballots.
In December of 2012 and March of 2013, Elisa took part in the series of “Joseph Koo Concert” both in Hong Kong and Macau.
During that period, Elisa also held a “Hong Kong 3 Divas Concert” in Singapore with Frances Yip and Susanna Kwan at the Indoor Stadium in Singapore.
In June, she joined an all-star cast in “Always Love Lydia Concert” in memory of the ever happy Lydia Shum.
Elisa, Frances and Maria are to hold a sequel concert – “3 Divas in Concert 2013” in October of 2013.
Elisa's talent not limited to singing only, she also played one of the leading roles in the stage musical –“I Have A Date with Spring” that was a great success, with two re-runs of over 200 shows within a year in 1995.
In 2007, she co-starred with Anthony Lun in the stage drama “The Love Story of Sam and Sally” that earned her a nomination for the best comedy actress of stage play.
In 2012, Elisa paired up with Alice Lau and gave a hearty performance of stage play “Love to be a Star”, and in 2013, Elisa and the original cast of “I Have A Date With Spring” made a come back to stage with 20 sold out shows.
TVB’s hit singing talent show - ” The Voice”
Elisa is also generous at sharing, in late 2009, as an adjudicator on TVB’s hit singing talent show - ” The Voice”, Elisa gained the endearing nickname Miss Chan Chan due to her positive attitude in sharing with the participants her performance skills and constructive evaluation.
Other than her devotion to music, Elisa inspires others with her advocacy of healthy living and positive life values. Her optimistic attitude enables her to overcome challenges, especially the plight of taking care of ailing loved ones through the final stage of their life. She also takes an active part in community services, including serving as Life On the Train Ambassador for the Society for the Promotion of Hospice Care, and the sharing guest of various charity associations by giving talks to share her knowledge and encourage others to face difficulties with a positive attitude towards life.
Elisa Chan, a name that stands for good music, true music and music from the heart.