Sara De Santis is a London-based pianist keyboard player, producer and songwriter who has toured extensively across multiple genres, with artists including
Tom Chaplin, Priya Ragu, Kindness, Ella Tiritiello, Art School Girlfriend, Amilost, Rosie Lowe, Tupac Martir (Cosmos within us - Satore Studio), Sundara Karma, Suki Waterhouse, Dagny, Tricky, additionally taking the role as MD, Ableton live programmer and performer for artists Claudia Kane, Francesca Belmonte and Mai Kino.
Her Classical background, pop sensibilities and passion for synthesizers feed into both her performance and her writing.
Sara had recently toured with Tom Chaplin playing Keys, Bass, and Acoustic Guitar showcasing Tom's new album 'Midpoint' in some of the most iconic UK venues such as Manchester Albert Hall, York Barbican, Gateshead Sage, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Liverpool Philharmonic, Cardiff St David's Hall., Bath Forum, Birmingham Symphony Hall, London Palladium to name a few.
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Alongside her touring commitments, Sara has been writing material for her own forthcoming project and has been enjoying writing, recording and co-producing for a host of artists including: Join The Din, Stefano Ancora, VŪ, ANU (listen to 'Formless'), Jo Williams (Longlight), Chris Hills (Peak Futures).
CLICK HERE - Spotify playlist for samples of Sara's work
Sara's past works also include a collaboration with top Media Brand PEAK Labs. She composed and produced a series of soundtracks and helped the company developing music, sounds & voice guides for their new digital health app Peak Sleep - Sleep Better and she worked on a variety of different commissions, scoring and producing for film, media and visual artists. Click for works
Sara is an artist endorsee for music giant Ableton and their products. Ableton Live is her favourite digital platform for crafting exciting live performances and music productions. Click here to watch
Furthermore, Sara is a highly experienced Music Educator, Piano teacher (classical, ABRSM & Trinity Exams and any genre within popular music), Music Technology, Production & Ableton tutor.
VENUES AND FESTIVALS APPEARANCE
Leicester De Montfort Hall, Southend Cliffs Pavillion, Cambridge Corn Exchange, Manchester Albert Hall, York Barbican, Gateshead Sage, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Liverpool Philarmonic, Cardiff St David's Hall., Bath Forum, Eastbourne Congress Theatre, Birmingham Symphony Hall, London Palladium. Free Form Festival (Poland), Papillons De Nuit (Normandy, France), Certain People (Berghain, Berlin), La GaitèLyrique (France), Weekend de le curiosites (Toulouse, France), Festi'neuch Openair Festival (Switzerland),
Jardins du Michel (France), K-Live (Sète, France), Tbilisi Open Air Festival (Georgia), Noites da Serra do Pilar
(Portugal), Not.Fest (Italy), Melt! Festival (Germany), Blue Balls (Switzerland), Osheaga (Canada), Fète Du Bruit
(France), Frequency Festival (Austria), Feest in 't Park (Belgium), Rock En Seine (France), Festival n6 (UK),
Marsatac (France), Glastonbury (UK), reenman (Wales), Neighbourhood Weekender (UK)
Eter Club, Klub Basen, Klub Studio, Międzynarodowe Targi Poznańskie, (Poland); TRIX Centrum voor Muziek,
(Antwerp, Belgium); Club Bahnhof Ehrenfeld (Cologne, Germany), Lido, Gruenspan, Zoom (Germany);
La Laiterie - Grande Salle, Transbordeur, Le Splendid, La Coopérative De Mai - Grande Coopé, Le Trianon
(France); Melkweg, Amsterdam, Netherlands; Alexandra Palance, Electric Ballroom, Manchester Gorilla,
Eventim Apollo, Electric Ballroom, Jazz Cafè, Shepherds Bush Empire, Heaven, London; Bar Brooklin,
Stockholm; Tou Scene, Stavanger; Hamar Kulturhus, Hamar; Hovleriet, Haugesund. Le BAdaboum, Kantine Am
Berghain, Oslo Hackney, Alexandra Palace, and more.
BBC 4, BBC 6, The Guardian, BBC Radio London, BBC Maida Vale, Virgin Radio, BBC RAdio 2 Piano Room.