Sophie Tassignon is a Berlin-based vocalist, pianist and composer who is active in the European Jazz, Avant-Guard, and Electroacoustic communities. She has toured worldwide and claims 10 releases as a leader on different relevant record labels, including Clean Feed Records, A-jazz, Alone Blue Records, visionofsound, RareNoise Records and Jazzwerkstatt. Sophie is also active in modern theatre and electronic performance, notably creating music for the productions of renowned Polish director Elzbieta Bednarska.
Sophie’s solo release on RareNoise Records, Mysteries Unfold, combines a layered compositional style with vocal technique, and has been described as, “ the most tantalizing that we have encountered in recent times.” (Musica Jazz, Dec. 2020)
Current Projects include chamber jazz quartet AZOLIA with Songwriter/Saxophonist Susanne Folk, modern jazz quintet KHYAL, a project that blends poetic Arabic lyrics with jazz traditions from Europe and North America and Louise et Vilmorin, a duet with Kevin Patton (USA) that straddles electroacoustic composition and popular music form which most often performs a series of modern jazz compositioins.