Sofia Smithers is an Argentinian-Australian artist. She is a singer, songwriter and pianist. She performs around Wollongong and Sydney.
Her style of music is predominantly indie pop, with some of her tracks showcasing a Latin flavour. She is passionate about her Latin roots and one of her songs, Latin Fiesta, is written half in English and half in Spanish. Some of Sofia Smithers' songs are relaxed, gentle and atmospheric, whilst others are uptempo with a joyous vibe. Her songs have a fullness of sound. She composes all the instrumentation. Each song is built around the piano, with a range of instruments that compliment the style of the song. Her instrumentation varies such as bongos to trumpets, strings to synthesizer.
She sings with a pure tone that is reminiscent of Tori Amos and Natashya Lorien Hawley.
Sofia Smithers' lyrics are positive and inspirational. She sings about love, dance and living life.
Her debut EP (CD) titled Señorita Piano was released on iTunes on 6th March 2015. It is also available on Amazon and Spotify.
Check out her official music video of her song 'Latin Fiesta' on her YouTube channel, which was also released in March 2015.
Also check out her official music video for her song, 'I'm Missing You' on her YouTube channel, which was released in 2016.
Triple J Unearthed Artist Page: https://www.triplejunearthed.com/artist/sofia-smithers
Sofia Smithers' YouTube channel: http://www.youtube.com/user/SofiaSmithersMusic
Sofia Smithers is also a screen composer. She is the owner of Ultimate Film and Television Music.
To hear a sneak peak of her screen composing work, visit:
http://soundcloud.com/sofia-smithers-music then click on 'Sets' and have a listen.
Sofia Smithers has three music diplomas: Associate Diploma in Music, Professional Performance Diploma and Proficiency Certificate. She has also completed a Scoring for the Screen course at the Sydney Conservatorium of Music. She is a member of APRA/AMCOS (Australia's copyright and royalties association), the Australian Guild of Screen Composers, the Australian Screen Industry Network and a professional member of WIFT NSW (Women in Film and Television, NSW sector). Additionally, Sofia Smithers is a fully qualified music teacher with the Music Teacher's Association of New South Wales.
Sofia Smithers has been composing since she was 10 years old. Her main instrument of choice is the piano. She can compose for all instruments and write music for a full orchestra.
www.facebook.com/SofiaSmithersMusic AND www.facebook.com/SofiaSmithersUltimateFilmAndTelevisionMusic