"...very charming and creatively ambitious, pushing against the practical limits around her artistic vision."
NSW State Shakespeare Carnival
Sophia Mackson is an NSW-born composer. She began learning music at the age of 8. She is currently studying at The University of QLD. She loves to write for all different sorts of instruments, especially strings, and is an avid violin/viola teacher as well.
Sophia started on violin with the late Marian Barford and then went on to learn viola from Laura Curotta. She loved growing up in rural NSW learning music. Sophia spent a large amount of time at the New England Conservatorium of Music, which helped to shape the musician she is today. Sophia currently studies a Bachelor of music at The University of Queensland, under the tutelage of Patricia Pollett.
Making the Music
1ST STRING QUARTET
I wrote this work from 2018-2019, most of that being during high school. I loved creating something that is very me and experimental. If you would like to know about this work or would like to purchase it please don't hesitate to contact me.