BIOGRAPHY

The Sofia Goodman Group is a jazz funk group led by drummer and composer Sofia Goodman.  The band is based in Nashville and can be caught performing regularly around town as well as touring through the United States. 

 

The group is influenced by artists like  Lettuce, Herbie Hancock, and Esperanza Spaulding.  Sofia had the honor of performing with Esperanza in Boston in 2005 and Esperanza's confidence in her motivated Sofia to keep perfecting her craft.  Sofia has been called brilliant by Tony Rounce of Ace Records and the music has been described as fun and fascinating.  The group consists of some of Nashville's finest musicians, who are constantly recording new music with Sofia and capturing new fans.   

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The Sofia Goodman Group is a jazz funk group led by drummer Sofia Goodman. She has been called brilliant (Ace Records) and the band has been credited as a 'fascinating and fun' (Cailey Lindberg, music journalist). 

NEWS

alex city jazz fest line up announced in the outlook newspaper

The Sofia Goodman Group will be performing at the Alex City Jazz Fest June 9th before Delta Rae.

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