Sue Matsuki & Gregory Toroian return to Don’t Tell Mama continuing their monthly series “Coming Home To Mama” with JAM N’ TOASTS which celebrates their 23rd year of artistic collaboration. The “Jam n” is the Jazz and the “Toasts” are the “Here’s to you!” This night March 18th @ 7pm they will raise a glass to moments and people in their lives that made them who they are today! The special guests will be DEB BERMAN & STEVE MILLHOUSE on Bass.
Sue is an 10-time MAC Award Nominee/3 time Winner (in 6 different categories) as follows: 2002 MAC Award Winner for Female Jazz/Pop/R&B Vocalist; 2002 MAC Award Nominee for Best Female Recording for her first Jazz CD, A New Take; 2004 MAC Award Nominee for Duo/Group with Marcus Simeone; 2006 MAC Award Winner for Special Productions for her sold out 7 week run of 10 Years in the Making with her Musical Director Gregory Toroian); 2007 MAC Award Nominee for Female Vocalist; 2008 MAC Award Nominee for Duo/Group with Edd Clark; the 2008 MAC Award Winner for Specialty Song (“One Stop Shopping” by Page/Matsuki/Toroian); a 2010 MAC Award Nominee for Female Vocalist and a 2011 & 2012 MAC Award Nominee for Duo/Group with her partner Edd Clark. Sue & Edd were also nominated for the 2012 Broadway World Cabaret Award for Duo/Group.
Her most cherished award comes by being selected by Julie Wilson herself as the very first 2004 Julie Wilson Award Recipient, given by the Mabel Mercer Foundation. Her CD, A NEW TAKE was voted as one of the 2007 TOP 10 CDs of all time by Cabaret Hotline On Line. She also has a Christmas CD, SUE & EDD’s FABULOUS CHRISTMAS and appears on 3 other CDs as a guest artist.
This Jazz/Cabaret/Comedy veteran has played every NYC Cabaret room (Feinstein’s at the Regency, 54 Below, The Metropolitan Room, Arci’s Place, Town Hall, Don’t Tell Mama, 88’s, Helen’s Hideaway Room, Danny’s, Jan Wallman’s, The Duplex) and several legendary Jazz Clubs including The Village Gate, Birdland, The Iridium and Sweet Rhythm. She has performed in Alaska, Los Angeles, Connecticut, Florida, New Jersey, Nyack, Maine, Fire Island, Florida, Providence and Las Vegas! Sue is also a writer, reviewer, producer, teacher, comedian, host and an award-winning songwriter. For more information or to read her reviews please visit: www.suematsuki.com
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