Celina Silva

singer-songwriter, poet

Celina Silva is a singer-songwriter and poet currently based out of Victoria, BC. Described as having poetic songwriting and a silvery voice, Celina explores themes of childhood, healing, identity, and mental health through her songwriting. She holds a BA in Poetry from UVic, which intersects with her affinity for songwriting. She has a love of harmony and choral music that began with her many years singing in Corazon Vocal Ensemble. Since a teen Celina has engaged in music communities through mentorships, open mics, and workshops locally and on-line, studying with musicians such as Aspen Switzer, Jessica Benini, Joline Baylis, and Emily Millard. Recently Celina was awarded the Demo Recording Grant from Creative BC's Vancouver Music Fund. With the support of this grant, Celina will be releasing her first two singles in early 2022.