Southport Records Presents Susan May

May 04, 2013 06:30 PM - 09:00 PM

Southport Records Presents Susan May

"People can't believe their ears! …go girl!"
-Oprah Winfrey, The Oprah Winfrey Show, ABC-TV

Susan May - voice
Bobby Schiff - piano

Southport Records Presents an Ongoing Series at Katerina's:
The First Saturday of Every Month! 6:30 - 9:00 PM
With Label Partners/Presenters:
Bradley Parker-Sparrow - piano / Joanie Pallatto - voice

Susan May - Vocalist
Susan May is a twenty-one year old singer and actress who made her national television debut on the Oprah Winfrey Show, singing from her critically acclaimed Southport Records debut CD, "The Rose". Susan once again brought her captivating voice and sensitive style to eleven classic tracks on "Black Coffee", her second release on Southport. As stated by Jason Koransky, DownBeat Editor, "She can make your heart melt with her balladry…"

Susan has been featured as a soloist on WTTW's Artbeat Chicago, Chicago Tonight, FOX TV News in the Morning, CBS's TV Morning News Show, and Harry Porterfield of ABC Seven News in Chicago reported that "Susan May is Someone You Should Know".

Besides performing, Susan has also been the recipient of numerous awards for her art and academic achievements. Susan's achievements in an accelerated academic program enabled her to start college on a Presidential Scholarship at age 15. After graduating summa cum laude in May 2010 from Valparaiso University, Susan earned a scholarship at age 19 to the prestigious UAB School of Medicine. She is on track to receive her MD in May of 2014 and plans on pursuing a career in pediatrics, in addition to singing jazz.

1920 W. Irving Park Road

Chicago IL 60613
United States

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