BSR Contributor Since December 19, 2018
Singer/songwriter Suzanne Cloud, founding director of Jazz Bridge, is currently the chief project advisor for the Philly Jazz Legacy Project. Find her on Twitter @suzannecloud.
Suzanne Cloud, writer, historian, and jazz singer, has appeared with Philadelphia’s top musicians. She received her doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania, authored six young-adult history books, contributed to Harvard's African-American National Biography Project, and was the founding director of Jazz Bridge. Her original play Last Call at the Downbeat was chosen for the 2013 Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts. Cloud has recorded critically acclaimed albums on the Dreambox label, which recently reissued her political 1995 release With a Little Help from My Friends.