Elinor Bennett has been prominent in the world of music performance and teaching for many years. In her early career, Elinor played with all the major British orchestras, particularly the London Symphony Orchestra, the Philharmonia and English Chamber Orchestras. Elinor has given concerts, recitals and Master Classes all over the world, and has produced many recordings. Steeped in the music traditions of Wales, Elinor became the driving force behind establishing Canolfan Gerdd William Mathias and was its Artistic Director until 2008. She has been Visiting Professor of Harp at the Royal Academy of Music, and the Guildhall School of Music, London.