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Sue Oatts (Tucker)

Primary Instrument: Vocalist

Born: April 11    

I come from a family of known jazz musicians. “My father, Jack Oatts, was one of the first jazz educators in Iowa. Music was always around... mostly jazz.” My brothers, Jim and Dick Oatts, are also internationally known and respected jazz artists.

Before I took up singing, I was blowin' my tenor sax in jazz band and playing' a duet with Clark Terry at a jazz festival on my clarinet. “I think playing a horn has had a great influence on my singing. I've tried to approach singing from an instrumental mindset. Space is just as important as sound.”

After attending college, I began a studio career producing and singing jingles and industrials with a voice-over thrown in on occasion. I spent seven years teaching music theory, vocal studio techniques and being coordinator of the ensemble dept. at MusicTech College in downtown St. Paul. Currently, I'm the Assistant Director of Education at IPR (Institute of Production & Recording) in downtown Minneapolis. You can find me performing at various night spots in the Twin Cities singing mainstream/cool jazz....
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    Self Produced
    2007
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    May I Come In


    2004
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