Based: Johannesburg

In Suede Jazz Duo, Suzanne plays the piano and sings.

Suzanne started playing the piano at the age of 6. By the end of school, Suzanne had completed UNISA’s grade 8 piano and Trinity College’s performance certificate for piano. She went on to study a BSc degree in Information Technology and Music at the University of Pretoria and had the privilege of studying jazz piano under Charl du Plessis.

Suzanne is proficient in many musical styles and has a great deal of experience with studio work and live performances, in both solo and collaborative environments.
In Suede Jazz Duo, Jaco plays the guitar and sings.

Born in Namibia and raised in South Africa, Jaco’s musical training started at the age of 10. Jaco is proficient in many instruments such as guitar, bass guitar, drums, and piano.

Jaco’s musical experience lies mainly in live rock performances in a band context, but he has also studied other genres of music such as jazz and classical.

Jaco has studied sound engineering and music production, and has significant experience in this field.