Sophie Stockham is a freelance alto/tenor saxophonist based in Bristol. She has studied with Dennis Rollins, Soweto Kinch, and Abram Wilson. She
performs regularly at major venues and festivals across the UK. With her own original projects, Dakhla and Sefrial, Sophie has supported major acts such as Jerry Dammers (The Specials), The Apples, Hot 8 Brass band, Youngblood Brass Band, The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, and The Black Seeds.
Sophie has had regular national radio play (BBC Radio 2, BBC Radio 3, BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 6) and her bands have performed for BBC Introducing's ‘Best of New Jazz’ at the Manchester Jazz Festival, at Montreal Jazz festival for BBC Introducing, and at the BBC Proms in the Royal Albert Hall with Jamie Cullum. Sophie's strong incisive signature sound makes impressive use of space and melody.
Sophie Stockham tour dates listed on Ents24.com since Jul 2019.