Born to a great family of musicians in Havana. Susana decided at age 18 to embark on an artistic career after completing her studies in Music Education in Cuba. Although she still improving her voice, Susan has shared stages and studios with many Cuban and international musicians. She especially worked with the Cuban vocal group Novel Voz, with whom she traveled around the world for 12 years. The group was declared best vocal group of Cuba in the 2005 Cubadisco record fair.
Due to her talent as a soloist, she then worked with other groups and musicians such as Melow Mark, The Symphony Orchestra of Geneva, Siga Volando, Gerardo Alfonso, Buena Fe, and some others.
Today, Susana Orta presents her personal project SUSANA O TRIO with a new Album EP "Heredad", with the percussionist Jean Baptiste Baldazza and Nicolas Gerber on the piano, a captivating, intimate and touching musical universe; inspired by Afro-Cuban Yoruba songs and her own compositions, arranged with a touch of jazz and Afro-Cuban styles. Music recreates the bright excitement of the sun of the land she comes from.
Today’s critics place her within the tradition of great Cuban singers such as Celia Cruz or Omara Portuondo. Praised, she invites you to discover her quickly.