Ilise Sorele is a singer-songwriter from Danville, IL releasing tracks as an independent music artist. Growing in scope and depth with each new release, her style is noted for its ambient and evocative emotional scope and lyrics. Self-described as ambient, art, spiritual songs by Ilise Sorele build interest for innovative spiritual recordings, performances, and playlist spots.
“Art music is quirky, but not odd,” says Ilise Sorele. “Spiritual music is the real soul music infused with truth.”
What of the spiritual component to her sound?
“I have been influenced by all genres of artists and music,” Sorele writes. “However, my supreme influence is the word of God; therefore, I only write spiritual songs.”
In describing her songs, Ilise Sorele writes, “I enjoy crafting songs off the beaten path which challenge the listener to grow musically and spiritually. I want my audience to feel my music is rare and anticipate each new release.”
Primarily a songwriter licensing songs for syncing with radio, television, commercial campaigns, and charitable campaigns, Ilise Sorele calls music “an experiental and experimental venture that empowers you to grow artistically.” Concerning her creative decision to avoid drums and percussion, she writes:
“Ambient music does not interfere with the body’s natural biorhythms and cardiovascular processes.”
Taking into account the manner in which Ilise Sorele came into music, it's easy to see how her songs have taken their present sound and form.
“As a teenager I was into MTV and mellow synthesizer sounds. In the early '90s I started tinkering with a Tascam 4 track recorder and graduated to a Korg X3 keyboard and a DR5 drum machine.”
To her listeners new and old, Ilise Sorele has this to say: “Follow the truth, not the hype. The trumpet of spiritual music has a certain sound. Thanks for your interest in my artistry.”
Music by Ilise Sorele is independently available at digital music retailers.