In 2016 Elsa Dreisig was awarded First Prize for the best female singer at the Operalia competition, and named ‘Révélation lyrique’ at Les Victoires de la Musique Classique and Young Artist of the Year by Opernwelt.
Since 2017 she has been a soloist at the Deutsches Staatsoper Berlin, also appearing at the Paris Opera, the Aix-en-Provence Festival, Zurich Opera and the Royal Opera House. In concert, she has collaborated with the Staatskapelle Berlin, the Berlin Philharmonic, the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, the Munich Philharmonic, the London Symphony Orchestra, the Orchestre Français des Jeunes and the West–Eastern Diwan Orchestra, under such conductors as Daniel Barenboim, Fabio Luisi, Sir Simon Rattle and David Zinman. She is under exclusive contract with Warner Classics/Erato. Her first solo-album, Miroirs, was released in 2018 and her second one, Morgen, has just been released. In 2019 Elsa Dreisig was awarded the Danish Crown Prince Couple's Cultural Award.