April 2016:

HAPPY SPRING TIME :)

Very excited about loads of great gigs in 2016, with my  duo Bancroft & Lyne, and the exciting new project with my dear colleagues Liane Carroll and Sara Colman: Colman, Carroll and Bancroft: Unleashed
Dates here.

You can listen here to Colman, Carroll and Bancroft

and listen here to Bancroft & Lyne

 ‘Songs’ – Sophie Bancroft with Louis Durra

cd cover for website‘Songs’ is available from the shop here (CDs or downloads) and from ITunes, Amazon and TheShop@BirnamCD

Songs’ has been listed in the top 50 albums of 2015 by The Herald

“Bancroft’s best album by some distance. Her voice as beautifully recorded as I’ve heard it and the music covering her songwriting career.” The Heraldfull review here
“If Dolly Parton was from Scotland and sang jazz for a living then that’s exactly how Jolene would have sounded.” Roddy Hart, BBC Radio Scotland
“Nothing short of completely captivating. This is perfect late-night listening for a bright spring day (if you get my drift!).” David Kidman, FATEA Online Magazine
full review here
“Folk-inflected jazz. Mellifluously jazz-informed vocals with a certain folk sensibility.
A jazzy languor with rootsy warm-heartedness.”
The Scotsman Weekend Life Magazine – full article here

Greeting Cards

Please check out the website at www.designby32.com to view my first greeting cards collection – More than a card: Heartfelt messages of love and friendship conveyed through images and songs.

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