Free piano sheet music from Birdy
Jasmine van den Bogaerde, whom is better known as "Birdy", her stage name, was born on the 15th of May 1996 in Lymington, Hampshire, England, UK.
She is a songwriter and singer from England.
At the early age of 12, she won the Open Mic UK musical competition.
Her breakthrough was a version of Bon Iver's single "Skinny Love". This song had a huge success, both national and international. In Europe, the song charted in top positions on musical charts all over. It was platinum certification six times in Australia only.
On the 7th of November 2011, she released her first ever studio album, titled "Birdy", like herself. The album was a big success world wide. The album ranked first in several countries, such as Australia, Belgium and the Netherlands.
On the 23rd of September 2013, she released her second studio album. It was titled "Fire Within". It was released in the UK and other surrounding countries.
Birdy's mother is a is a concert pianist. She taught her how to play the piano at an early age of only 7. She started composing her own music at the age of 8.
Birdy studied at Brockenhurst College in Brockenhurst, a sixth form college in the New Forest, as of 2013. She sings and plays the piano.
At the 2014 BRIT Awards Ceremony, Birdy was nominated for the British Female Solo Artist Award. At the 2014 Echo Awards Ceremony, she managed to win Female Solo Artist International Award.
She also contributed to the soundtrack of The Hunger Games film. She contributed with the song "Just a Game" in March 2012. In June 2012, Birdy contributed the song "Learn Me Right" with Mumford & Sons to the Pixar film Brave for which she received her first Grammy Award nomination.
7 August 2012, Birdy released her "Live in London" EP, which contains 8 songs. This includes her cover of Ed Sheeran's "The A Team" and her song from The Hunger Games soundtrack, "Just a Game".
|Birth name:||Jasmine Van Den Bogaerde|
|Born:||15 May 1996 in Lymington, Hampshire, England, UK|
|Genres:||Folk, Indie Folk, Indie Pop, Indie Rock|
|Instruments:||Vocals, Piano, Guitar|
|Labels:||Lady Of The Lake, 14th Floor, Warner Bros., Warner|
|Discography:||- Birdy (2011)|
- Fire Within (2013)