LIVE

27/11/2021
Hotel Corinthia
Solo Recital
London
United Kingdom
25/02/2022
Irving Arts Centre, Carpenter Performance Hall
Hector Guzmán, Irving Symphony Orchestra
Dallas, Texas
United States
17/03/2022
Purcell Room
Solo Recital
London
United Kingdom

BIO

Winner of ´Trophée Mondiale de l’accordeon’ 2020 (Junior Classique) and Viena International Music Competition 2021 at the age of 18, Sofia Ros is a student of the well-distinguished Serbian accordionist and pedagogue Djordje Gajic at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. In the up-coming season 2021/2022, Sofia will perform Astor Piazzolla’s ‘Aconcagua’ Concerto with the Irving Symphony Orchestra in Dallas, Texas with maestro Hector Guzmán as well as making a debut at the Musikverein, Viena (Brahms Saal). She will also be performing in other well-known venues throughout the UK such as the Purcell Room and Corinthia Hotel organized by the Drake Calleja Trust. As soloist with orchestra, Ros has performed at the Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh (Scotland) in two occasions, as a finalist of the Edinburgh Competition Festival (Concerto Class), featuring Richard Galliano’s ‘Opale Concerto’ and Astor Piazzolla’s Double Concerto. Her repertoire ranges from original works for accordion (Kusyakov, Lorentzen, Londonov, Makkonen...), to transcriptions from Bach, Scarlatti, Schnittke and Albeniz. She has been awarded a number of first prizes in international accordion competitions, including most recently the Moscow International music competition 2021, the ‘British College Association of accordionist’ competition 2021, ‘Odín International music competition 2021’ and ‘London Young Musician of the year 2020/21’ where she obtained the Grand Prix…