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Susie Shortt

Violin from Birmingham, AL - Will travel up to 500 miles
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MEMBER SINCE 2011
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BOOKED 19 days ago

$300 - $2000 per event
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About
Susie Shortt is an award winning violinist. She started playing violin at an early age under the direction of Katherine Sasaki of The Katherine Sasaki Suzuki Violin School Academy. After her completion of the Academy, she studied with Anne Foreman. She has taken improvisational classes with Jazz Violinist Randy Sabien. She received a Masters Degree in Music Education from University of Tennessee.
Susie is a member of the American Music Federation ("AMF"), Local Music Union 256 & 369, Alabama Bluegrass Music Association, Fiddle Players Union, Suzuki Academy Association, Southwestern Bluegrass Music Association, and Southern Old Timer Fiddle Association. She has been featured on Bravo and the Food Network, has appeared on Nashville Television Series, and made appearances in NASCAR commercials. She was recently featured on Grand Ole Opry Radio WSM 650 AM.
Susie has recorded and performed with various entertainers such Wayne Newton, Temptations Review, Jennifer Holiday, Bo Bice, Ruben Studdard, and Ronnie Milsap. She has performed on award shows and at government events. Susie is seasoned player and recently released two albums, available on Amazon.
Susie is known in the South as "Susie the Wedding Violinist" and is in high-demand as a premier artist in the wedding industry. She enjoys playing any style of music and customizes song selections to each of her clients' needs. In her free time Susie enjoys traveling, bike riding, motorcycles and spending time at home with her two cats Elvis and Gracelynn.
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One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2012!
2019 - Top Fiddler
2016 - Top Fiddler
2015 - Top Fiddler
2014 - Top Fiddler
2013 - Top Fiddler

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It was an amazing experience! Susie was wondering and I would highly recommend her for anyone looking for a Violionist!

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Susie was absolutely wonderful to work with!! She plays beautifully and she truly made our ceremony! ?? I recommend her to anyone and everyone!

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we had last minute changes in time due to groom being in Air Force with new regs fr coronavirus. she accommodated to these cheerfully. the artistry of the music was wonde6. she played wo breaks and foe longer than we paid for. she surpassed all our expectations.

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Adele
Someone Like You
Van Morrison
Someone Like You
Adele
Moves Like Jagger
Maroon 5
Without You
David Guetta
I Got A Feeling
Black Eyed Peas
Party Rock Anthem
LMFAO
The Moment
Kenny G
The Prayer
Celine Dion
Can't Find My Way Home
Blind Faith
Remind Me
Brad Paisley/Carrie Underwood
God Gave Me You
Blake Shelton
Canon in D/Pachabel's Canon
Amarillo by Morning
George Strait
Annie's Song
John Denver
Don't Stop Believing
Journey
Free
The Zac Brown Band
Here, There & Everywhere
Beatles
At Last
Etta James
Summertime
Bridal Chorus
Richard Wagner
Wedding March
Felix Mendelssohn
Ode to Joy
Ludwig van Beethoven
Ava Maria
J.S. Bach
Love of My Life
Sammy Kershaw
Amazed
Lonestar
Superstar
The Carpenters
The Smell
Lynyrd Skynrd
The Breeze
Lynyrd Skynrd
Into The Mystic
Van Morrison
Moondance
Van Morrison
Moonriver
Crying in the Chapel
Elvis Presley
Amazing Grace
Endless Love
Lionel Richie
When You Say Nothing At All
Allison Krauss
Yesterday
The Beatles
Hey Jude
The Beatles
Eleanor Rigby
The Beatles
January Wedding
Avett Brothers
Viva La Vida
Cold Play
Better Together
Jack Johnson
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
J.S. Bach
Just The Way You Are
Billy Joel
We've Only Just Begun
The Carpenters
From This Moment On
Shania Twain
All I Ask of You
Phantom of The Opera
Dust In The Wind
Kansas
Killing Me Softly
Roberta Flack
The Long and Winding Road
The Beatles
Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head
B.J. Thomas
Love Story
Sountrack from Love Story
Ready to Take A Chance Again
Barry Manillow
The Way We Were
Barbara Streisand
Smoke on the Water
Deep Purple
You Decorated My Life
Kenny Rogers
You Light Up My Life
Debbie Boone
The Impossible Dream
Man from LaMancha
Love Will Keep Us Together
Captain and Tenille
Romeo and Juliet
Theme from Romeo and Juliet
Some Enchanted Evening
Sound of Music
Tennessee Waltz
Unchained Melody
Orange Blossom Special
Best of Intentions
Travis Tritt
Cajun Moon
Ricky Skaggs
Can't Help Falling in Love
Elvis Presley
Crying
Roy Orbison
The Devil Went Down in Georgia
Charlie Daniels
Song of The South
Alabama
Rocky Top
Lynn Anderson
If Tomorrow Never Comes
Garth Brooks
The Dance
Garth Brooks
Shamelss
Garth Brooks
My Maria
Brooks & Dunn
Will the Circle Be Unbroken
Johnny Cash
One More Day
Diamond Rio
Remember When
Alan Jackson
Smoky Mountain Rain
Ronnie Milsap
What a Difference You Made in My Life
Ronnie Milsap
You Needed Me
Anne Murray
Fishin in the Dark
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
I Hope You Dance
Lee Ann Womack
Trumpet Voluntary
Clarke
Love Story
Taylor Swift
Travelin' Soldier
Dixie Chicks
Truth No. 2
Dixie Chicks
Godspeed
Dixie Chicks
All My Loving
The Beatles
Can't Buy Me Love
The Beatles
America
Neil Diamond
I am I said
Neil Diamond
Love on the Rocks
Neil Diamond
Sweet Caroline
Neil Diamond
Here Comes The Sun
The Beatles
Penny Lane
The Beatles
Faithfully
Journey
Open Arms
Journey
Free Bird
Lynyrd Skynrd
Close to You
The Carpenters
Arkansas Traveler
The Blarney Pilgrim
Bill Cheatham
Blackberry Blossom
Bonaparte's Retreat
Dill Pickle Rag
Durham's Bull
Gary Owen
Jolie Blond
Maiden's Prayer
Ragtime Annie
Roxanna Waltz
Sally Goodin
Swallowtail Jig
Turkey in the Straw
Westphalia Waltz
Cripple Creek
Star of the County Down
Violin
Classical Violin
Strolling Violinist
Jazz Violin
Weddings
Happy Hours
Picnic
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Bridal Showers
Events
Conventions
Festivals
Fundraisers
Meetings
First Communions
Wedding Ceremonies
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Engagement Parties
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Christmas Parties
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Memorial Services
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Commitment Ceremonies
Kentucky Derby Parties
Wine Tasting Parties
Church Services
Valentine's Day Parties
Anniversaries
Studio Session
Wedding Cocktail Hours
Community Events
Daytona 500 Parties
Please note Susie Shortt will also travel to Docena, Harpersville, New Castle, Shannon, Watson, Cardiff, Alton, Wilsonville, Bessemer, Vincent, Childersburg, Chelsea, Sayre, Sterrett, Clay, Palmerdale, Sylacauga, Vandiver, Westover, Columbiana, Saginaw, Siluria, Margaret, Alpine, Leeds, Shelby, Cropwell, Locust Fork, Pell City, Moody.
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