Our Spotify artist of the week is Ify Iwobi and if you haven’t heard her music now’s your chance !
Ify a multi-award winning Swansea born pianist and composer who studied Performance Music at Brunel University London. She is an accomplished classical and contemporary pianist performing across Swansea, Wales, London, Ohio, Texas and Nigeria. She has composed over 33 original pieces and is an accomplished classical and contemporary pianist and composer. Ify released her first self-funded 11 track album called ‘Illuminate’ which she composed, Welsh vocalists and launched it in Swansea and at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama (RWCMD) in Cardiff in September 2019. She performs with her 9-piece band made of musicians from RWCMD & Forte signed musicians.
You can hear Ify on the current Welsh Connections Spotify playlist along with other fantastic Welsh artists by clicking the link, below :
For this month's playlist we have selected an eclectic mix of classic tunes from Wales augmented with some great new tracks which highlight the diversity and talent that the country is producing !