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Sun. September 16th 2018
Spirited Jazz Vespers Susannah Adams, Karel Roessingh, Miguelito Valdez, Joey Smith
Fri. July 20th 2018
Providence Farm Duncan BC (All Ages)
34th Annual Islands Folk Festival Begonia, Leela Gilday, James Keelaghan, Jeremy Fisher Junior, Logan Staats, Leeroy Stagger, Aerialists, Martin Kerr, Frander, Leonard Sumner, The Sweet Lowdown, Jon Brooks, Alan Gerber, Ocie Elliott, Matt Patershuk, Oliver Swain, Eli West, The Unfaithful Servants, Paul Ruszel, Itamar Erez, Hamin Honari, Bowker Creek, John Gogo (and Sons), The Jaimey Hamilton Band, Alex Wells (Hoop Dancer), Quin Etheridge Peden, Tad Ruszel, Susannah Adams, Ainsley Elisa, The Blue Hearts
Fri. July 6th 2018
@  St Paul's United Church BC (All Ages)
Cheek To Cheek to Benefit Angel Flight BC Edie DaPonte, Susannah Adams, Jan Stirling, Joey Smith
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Susannah Adams

Susannah Adams

Active / Available - Confirmed: Nov. 27, 2018

Jazz Vocalist from Victoria BC
Instruments: Vocals details

Contact Details

Susannah Adams
contact@susannahadams.com
250 721 4826

Vocalist Susannah Adams is widely recognised as a dynamic and versatile musician who is consistent in developing her capacity within the jazz genre. Adams has worked with some of Canada’s finest musicians, including Miles Black, Oliver Gannon, Daniel Lapp, Joby Baker, David Restivo and Phil Dwyer.

Adams is fast becoming one of Vancouver Island’s most celebrated vocalists. Her flair for adventurous stylings has earned her great acclaim. Dr. Patrick Boyle, Associate Professor of Jazz Studies at the University of Victoria, admires Adams’ bold and unique expression. “She is a consummate professional, constantly honing her craft. More than most singers, Susannah spends a great deal of time cultivating her original voice as an improviser.”

Since the release of her highly anticipated debut album As The Morning Light (May ’18) she has received a surge in media coverage. Her Pre-Raphaelite features have adorned the front covers of several publications, including the Times Colonist newspaper (May ’18) and Monday Magazine monthly entertainment publication (Feb ’18). Adams is regularly featured on local and national radio, including CBC’s Hot Air and Saturday Night Jazz.

Since establishing her career in 2014, opening the Victoria JazzFest’s 30th anniversary celebration, Adams has made stunning advances in her chosen field. She is continuing on this trend and has been invited to perform in ever more prominent venues for increasingly wider audiences. A regular at Hermann’s (Victoria) and Frankie’s (Vancouver) jazz clubs, 2018 saw Adams grace the stage at Rifflandia Festival, Islands Folk Festival and Hornby Island Festival. She also held a three night residency at Victoria Jazz Festival. Notable audiences have included the lieutenant governor of BC and the mayor of Victoria.

Born and raised in London, England, Adams now resides by the ocean in Victoria, British Columbia, with her husband and two children. She believes the world is a stage and is often found singing to the ducks as she tends to their urban farm.

“You have a unique approach to it all and you don’t play it safe. Bravo!” (Oliver Gannon)
www.susannahadams.com

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Listing last updated/confirmed Nov. 27, 2018