Sophie Bancroft is a singer and songwriter of contemporary jazz-based songs whose music has been used on American hit TV series ‘Six Feet Under’ and recorded by various artistes including award winning UK jazz vocalist Liane Carroll and American pianist Louis Durra. Her songs often reveal colours from the traditional folk music influences and landscape of Scotland which she is happily surrounded by.
Her most recent CD ‘Songs’ was included in The Herald’s top 50 albums of 2015. “Nothing short of completely captivating.” FATEA
Sophie is also a poet and writer and is currently working on a Masters in Creative Writing. Please visit her blog – Sophie’s Words: Spoken, Written and Sung
Alongside her writing and performance career, she is a busy music educator with an extensive private teaching and vocal and songwriting workshop schedule
and has designed a series of greetings cards featuring her landscape photography, lyrics and songs.
INSTRUMENTAL COVER OF ONE OF MY SONGS
Check out the beautiful recording of my song Bird Of Paradise arranged and played by phenomenal pianist Louis Durra https://youtu.be/mox6QMkvX_U
SINGING RETREATS 2018 – I am very excited to be leading some singing retreats at the stunning Gartmore House in the Trossach’s National Park:
Full info and booking contact is here
RECORDING Jan 2018
NEW BANCROFT & LYNE PHOTOS by Louis De Carlo