Known through out the northeast for her engaging performances, Elly is a veteran of the Folk Revival NYC club scene. She was among the first acts to grace the stage at CBGB, and she played at Folk City, Sidewalk, Dr. Generosity's, Kenny's Castaways, and basket houses such as The Four Winds. Elly was one of seven women featured in Cosmopolitan Magazine's article "The Cinderella Shift: Women Who Work at Night." In addition to her solo act, Elly has sung with many greats, including Maria Muldaur, Tanya Tucker, Paula Lockheart, Peggy Atwood, and Steve Goodman.
She is also an award winning radio producer and she hosts "Catskill Cabaradio," a live audience webcast from Catskill Community Radio.