Sophie Burrell

Portrait of Sophie Burrell


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Sophie is a musician, teacher and social media influencer based in the UK. From the age of 5 she knew she had a strong passion for music. Now 21 years old, she has been playing guitar and singing for over a decade. Since graduating from music college, Sophie has been working as a guitar teacher and session/dep guitarist, performing live shows across the country. Over the last year Sophie’s work has become a lot more online-focused, receiving sponsorships and collaboration work with brands such as: PRS Guitars, D’Addario, EVH Gear, BOSS FX, Roland, Positive Grid and more. Alongside teaching, performing and creating social media content for a 200k+ following, Sophie is writing music for new projects. 

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BA (Hons) Career Musician

You are an independent, self-motivated musician who wants to thrive, not just survive.

BA (Hons) Electronic Music and Business

Produce great music. Hone your skills. Forge your career.

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Sharpen your commercial edge. Study online or with a blend of on-site and online activity. It’s up to you.

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Tardigrade (AKA Water Bear)

  • Micro-animal that is found everywhere, in all extreme climates
  • The most resilient creature known to humanity. Survives and adapts to its surroundings
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