SHARON GITAU

Singer • Songwriter • Composer

NEWS

AUGUST 2016

LIVE PERFORMER • IVANO BORGAZZI'S JAZZ BAND, ITALY

Performing live as a featured guest vocalist with Ivano Borgazzi's jazz band at various venues in Puglia, Italy. From August 8th.


MAY 2016

PUBLIC APPEARANCE • BILLIE RAY MARTIN / SOULNATURALS GIG AT THE RE-OPENING OF THE JAZZ CAFÉ, LONDON

Supported singer-songwriter Billy Ray Martin on the opening night of the legendary venue The Jazz Café, London. Performed as a special guest vocalist with eleven-piece British soul band the Soulnaturals.


MARCH 2016

WRITER / COMPOSER / RECORDING ARTIST / PRODUCER • EP

Songwriter, composer, recording artist & producer of an upcoming EP of cinematic, orchestrated, alternative/electronic pop songs.


JANUARY 2016

SINGER / SONGWRITER / CO-PRODUCER • PRODUCTION MUSIC PROJECT

Collaborating with British singer/songwriter Amma Adjei and producer Yann Dulché, to produce original material available for sync licensing in film & TV soundtracks and advertising. Co-writer, composer, recording artist and co-producer of cinematic pop songs and orchestrated classical crossover instrumental tracks.


NOVEMBER 2015

RECORDING ARTIST • YANN DULCHÉ'S LP 'DEPARTURES'

Wrote and sang lead & backing vocals for the song "Home" on Yann Dulché's cinematic electro LP - 'Departures.' Released by Thrills & Beats Records / Police Records on 20th November 2015.


OCTOBER 2015

RECORDING ARTIST & SESSION VOCALIST • KAMEL NITRATE'S UPCOMING LP 'LEBANON ELEVATOR'

Lead vocals on 'global psychedelic breakbeat funk' track "Lebanon Elevator" and session/backing vocals on several tracks, on producer & multi-instrumentalist Tony Marrison's upcoming Kamel Nitrate album - 'Lebanon Elevator.' To be released in 2016.


AUGUST 2015

VOICEOVER ARTIST • 

Delighted to have Apple my latest voiceover client! I voiced scripts in: English, French, Italian & Spanish for Apple UK and Apple EMEIA's telephony systems.


JULY 2015

SESSION VOCALIST • REBECCA JAMES

Backing vocals for singer/songwriter and recording artist Rebecca James's band, for her upcoming gigs/EP release press event.


JUNE 2015

SINGER / SONGWRITER • SONGWRITING COLLABORATION WITH YANN DULCHÉ ON THE TRACK "HOME"

Wrote and recorded lead & backing vocals for the song "Home" to be featured on French DJ/Producer Yann Dulché's upcoming cinematic electro LP 'Departures.'


MARCH 2015

RECORDING ARTIST • SUPERTONIC SOUL CLUB'S SINGLE "CRACKED UP OVER YOU"

Sang lead & backing vocals and played tambourine on Dublin soulsters Supertonic Soul Club's double-sided single "Cracked Up Over You" (feat. Sharon Gitau) / "Love is a Four Letter Word" (feat. Nikki Kavanagh.) Released by AMTY Records / Strong Rabbit Records on March 6th 2015.


FEBRUARY 2015

VOICE ACTRESS • SHORT FILM 'CRANE'

Voiced the role of lead actor Sam's mother, in British writer/director Katsu Toby Suda's short film Crane. You can watch the trailer here.

'Music expresses that which cannot be said and on which it is impossible to be silent.' Victor Hugo