Elaine Lam is a local jazz singer-songwriter who plays various musical instruments such as the piano, clarinet and violin. She enjoys jazz, bossa nova and pop music, and is fluent in both English and Mandarin. Inspired by her love for Latin music, Elaine has also picked up Spanish, Italian and French.As one of a handful of shortlisted candidates for the Very Singer Training Course, organized by local record powerhouse Ocean Butterflies Music Pte Ltd, she belongs to the prestigious 1998 batch that saw the rise of fellow course mates JJ Lin and A Do. Elaine has also been a proud performer at the iconic folk staple Music Dreamer Live! Cafe since 2001. She is a featured artiste in festivals, weddings and corporate functions, performing at public events, such as Esplanade’s Coffee Morning & Afternoon Tea concert, and memorably at one of Taiwanese crooner Jeff Chang’s mini concerts.