Founded in 2010, the Asbjørnsen Duo comprises of Sofia and Isabella Asbjørnsen. Their harps can be spotted in venues ranging from skyscrapers and award venues to cruise ships and royal palaces.
The duo performs an extensive repertoire of varying genres ranging from Classical to Jazz, Pop and International. Hampton Court Palace, The Baftas, The Gherkin (Swiss Re), Westminster Abbey, Grosvenor House and Houses of Parliament are amongst the venues the duo frequent.
Sofia began her study of music with harp lessons from the age of five with renowned harpist, Daphne Boden FRCM HonRAM ARCM Premier Prix Brussels Royal Conservatoire. She was accepted to further her studies at the Royal College of Music where she regularly took part in masterclasses under Marisa Robles.
She now has a buzzing career as a solo and orchestral musician. Amongst her career highlights is her performance for the 60th birthday celebration of HRH Prince Charles. She was also one of the accompanying harpists in Dizzee Rascal and Florence and the Machine's performance at the 2010 Brit Awards Ceremony.
When not performing, she is busy directing her flourishing music school and agency, The Asbjornsen School of Music.