- born in Auckland, New Zealand in 1972.

- studied from 1990 - 1993 at Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Australia majoring in violin with second instrument jazz violin.

- in 1999 received Graduate Diploma of Education from University of New England, receiving highest grade in the teaching subject "Music".

- published article in "Journal for the Talented and Gifted" in Australia.

- violinist and backing-vocalist in the Australian Folk-Rock-Band Popproperly toured between 1997 and 2004 throughout Europa. With hundreds of performances - from Open-Air-Mega-Events to Unplugged-gigs in small stages in Holland, Belgium, Ireland, Denmark, Sweden, Finland und Germany - Sue presented herself as passionate performer, that grabs the audience by the ears and takes them on a musical adventure reflecting her own dedication and devotion to music.

- has lived in Germany since 2000.

- teaches as a String Class teacher at Freien Musikschule in Rodgau, Musikschule Dietzenbach and the Heinrich-Böll-Schule in Rodgau

- works as a freelance violinist and nyckelharpist, also collaborating with other musicians and artists, such as Sonja Kraushofer, Persephone, Goethes Erben, Janus, Wolf Schubert-K und Markus Rill.

- her love for live performance is fulfilled regularly with the world-folk-rock band, Can-Gurus and the acoustic Duo, Aroha.

- has played nyckelharpa, a medieval / Swedish instrument since 2010 and performs regularly with Steffen Huther on guitar. Her two CDs, "in the light of the moon" and "Embroidered Threads" are for this instrument.

- was chosen in 2013 to take part in a European Union Project, ENCORE. The project was made up of 21 nyckelharpa players from all over Europe. Compositions were composed especially for this ensemble, which were intensively rehearsed for a week in Italy, culminating in a concert in the Cathedral of Bertinoro. This was broadcast on Deutschlandfunk.

- translated Playing the Nyckelharpa by Jule Bauer and Tamburello by Katharina Dustmann from German to English.

- performs inkindergartens and primary schools with her Concert: Sue's Super Singalong!



Sunday 26. April 2020
WORLD NYCKELHARPA DAY Konzert, LIVE STREAM from Theater im Pädagog, 11:00. Nyckelharpa Program with Steffen Huther

Saturday 11. July 2020
Castle Party. Bolkow, Polen. With Persephone.

Saturday 5. September 2020
NCN Festival. 04574 Deutzen. With Persephone.

Sunday 29. November 2020
Waldfriedhofhalle Jügesheim, 10:30. Nyckelharpa Program with Steffen Huther