1. Great to have you on Pump it up Magazine. Please, introduce yourself?
Greetings my name is Roseann Sureda I am a Vocalist/Performer/Songwriter/Producer Arranger/Recording Artist,. I reside in The Hudson Valley, (Hurley NY) Creating music is my hearts Passion. Though I am most known by my original ballads & Jazz standards ,I am able to write and sing almost any genre’.
A mix of Jazz, Pop, Blues, Straight ballads which was birthed during an agonizing 5 yr recovery due to an auto accident/spinal injury and subsequent spinal fusion.
The title track was inspired by my musical friend Denise teaching me to play an open chord on my guitar (while in a wheelchair) to help me detract from the physical agony/limitations.It ignited my creative flow deep within my soul.and It’s Called love was born
I was Blessed to find and collaborate with some of the Top touring musicians in the region such as Pete Levin, Scott Petito, Bruce Katz, David Spinozza during the 4 years it took to complete.
3. What makes your productions unique? And how would you describe it? (genres/sub-genres)?
We are all unique…My production is an eclectic personal mix of song stylings that reflect matters of the heart and inspire loves essence.
Unique in that the lyrics and musicality arent’ traditional to their genre yet geared towards the lyric which cause inner reflection ,Gratitude and ones Passions..
4. Who are your biggest musical influences? And any particular artist/band you would like to collaborate with in the future?
Elvis . Barbara Streisand , Lisa Minnelli, Diana Ross, Natalie Cole
I would love to collaborate with Santana, Tony Bennett, Lady GaGa , Alicia Keys
5. Which is the best moment in your musical career that you’re most proud of? (awards, projects or public performances etc)
The Best moment would be writing, producing, and starring in my original music video
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