• “Exceptional… a creative and skilled vocalist.”

    - NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO (USA)
  • "Uniquely talented... She’s got the whole package"

    - THE TORONTO STAR (CAN)
  • Joanna Chapman-Smith is, “one of Canada’s best, with a gorgeous, fluid voice."

    - THE PROVINCE (CAN)
  • Joanna has an "introspective, laid-bare approach to her music—you don’t put stickers on a Stradivarius."

    - THE GRID (CAN)
  • “Chapman-Smith... rises above the herd of folkie singer-songwriters.”

    - THE GEORGIA STRAIGHT (CAN)

Joanna Chapman-Smith is an award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter with a masterful voice. Inspired by international folklore and contemporary stories from her travels, Joanna has toured her music and storytelling to audiences worldwide. Her latest work, Elon & The City of Stone, is a large-scale piece that showcases Joanna’s unique ability to blend story and song. Her artistry is thoughtful and engaging, and has been featured on the CBC, Zoomer Radio, NPR, and the BBC. Offstage, Joanna is equally active in sharing her passion for the arts through education. Teaching in Toronto schools, workshops and private lessons, Joanna works to inspire and guide tomorrow’s musicians.