sonia de los santos (vocals, guitar & mandolin) was born and raised in Monterrey, Mexico. In 2000, she joined the rock band Esphera as the lead singer and collaborated in their debut album Reflection. As an actress, Sonia has toured nationally in Mexico with the musicals: Jesus Christ Superstar, Fiddler on the Roof playing “Hodel”, “Lucy Harris” in Jekyll & Hyde and “Connie” in A Chorus Line. Sonia can be seen in the film Off Jackson Ave as “Semka” and in the short film Furore in the leading role of “Mia”.
She was the lead singer in the rock n’ roll tap dancing show Revolution in their national tour and at the Joyce Theater in 2007. Sonia is thrilled to have been touring with Dan Zanes And Friends as a singer and guitarist since 2007. She appears on their latest albums ¡Nueva York!, The Welcome Table, 76 Trombones and the DVD The Fine Friends Are Here. Lately, Sonia has been recording at home songs she learned as a child in México inviting old and new friends to join her!
Sonia studied musical theater at Circle in the Square Theater School in New York City and holds a BA in Communications from the Instituto Tecnológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey. www.soniadelossantos.com