Posted by Cindy O
on Aug 25, 2011 in Bios
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I imagine great Canadian painter Emily Carr would be keen on Sora’s music. They share an affinity for nature and forests that breathes in their works. “I tread the forests of your eyes. Wild paths within. Dappled sunlight moves us in circles. Gravity of a sigh.” These opening lines from Heartwood, the title track of Sora’s 2009 release calls to mind Carr paintings Path Among Pines or Deep Forest, Lighted.
Sora’s ability to conjure up scents, textures and the essence of nature through her lyrics stems from the deep meaning she finds in the natural world. “I am...