San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Emilie Surtees is a vocalist who finds & appreciates the underlying meaning and subtleties of a song. She considers herself a listener first and then an interpreter of music. Her phrasing often mirrors the passion & conviction that the song evokes within her. When you hear Emilie sing for the very first time, you will experience how her soft, variable tones will lull you into a false sense of calm security; and then, at a moment's notice, you will be amazed as her powerful voice fills the room and leaves you absolutely breathless. Emilie Surtees' inspiration & influences range from 60s & 70s Soul/R&B and Pop Singers to Contemporary Singer Songwriters such as Maxwell, Adele, & Pharrell. Her debut CD "Reflections of You" is filled with six captivating songs she wrote and explores the internal ecstasy and turmoil of Love.
When & Where
B.B. King Blues Club
Conveniently located in the heart of Times Square near Penn Station and Port Authority, B.B. King Blues Club & Grill offers music fans a unique experience. Owned by the Bensusan Family, proprietors of the world renowned Blue Note Jazz Club, the club features world-class musical talent and consists of two distinct spaces: the Showcase Room & Lucille’s Grill.
The breathtaking main space is classical in form and spirit: two-tiered, horseshoe-shaped seating (booths & tables) centered around a 30-foot stage presents up close and personal views of all performances. The 40-foot bar is a haven for the reserved listener. The atmosphere is enhanced with two 8-foot big video screens on either side of the stage.