Şirin Soysal

Singer, songwriter, and actress in Turkish decent was born at Vienna, 1980. She is a graduate of drama and theatre studies from Trinity College Dublin, where she also completed her master in film. She has acted in various plays and performed musical roles in the Dublin Fringe Festival, as well as directing for the stage. After college she worked in the film sector for a while before she decided to go back to her ‘true calling’, music and the stage. Having begun her vocal training with Mustafa Yurdakul in her highschool years, she later continued with Tamara Nizhnikova and Randy Esen. Along with the ability to sing in four languages, her voice and sound allow for a flexible repertoire, ranging from jazz to cabaret, chansons to tango, and pop to alternative music.