Sophie studied Music at the University of York, followed by a Masters in Violin at the Royal Northern College of Music. Since graduating in 2016 she has been busy pursuing a portfolio career in teaching and as a freelance performer on both modern and baroque violin. From 2017-18 Sophie was Head of Practice at Chetham’s School of Music, in 2019 she was a member of Southbank Sinfonia and in 2020/21 Sophie is undertaking a PGCEi in group instrumental teaching.