Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Cliff Prowse has been producing his own music and other artists for years. He lived in Nashville for several years performing on music row. Singer, songwriter, pianist, international performing artist, Susan Erwin Prowse has launched a successful music career now for over 15 years. The two have joined forces performing in venues worldwide as Cliff & Susan and now they are offering music production and artist development to Central Arkansas and beyond. In 2019, they produced the inaugural Yadaloo Music & Arts Festival on the banks of the Arkansas River in North Little Rock, AR, and won Arkansas's Best New Festival of the Year 2019.
Susan Erwin Prowse
A pianist, singer, songwriter, international performing artist, recording artist, and painter, Susan Erwin is an artist whose home is behind a piano. Susan's versatile voice, impressive skills as a multi-instrumentalist, dynamic stage presence, and rare ability to make every person in the audience feel a part of her show have made her successful in major venues worldwide. Susan has over 250 international performance dates every year and has developed a loyal fan base.
Susan began her professional music career in the Midwestern United States. From Little Rock, Arkansas and Branson, Missouri to Los Angeles, CA, Las Vegas, and beyond, she has performed for people all over the world. In 2010, she began a yearly international tour booked in venues in the Caribbean, Europe, and Norway.
In October 2015 she started her Pink Piano Show duo which has been a huge success during race season at Oaklawn Horse Racetrack and Casino in Hot Springs, Arkansas every February, March, and April. Her show showcases her performance artistry in an all-request driven cover and original music 4+ hour-long show with her husband, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and singer/songwriter Cliff Prowse.
Susan completed her first original self-released 12-song album out of Nashville, Tennessee titled Painting You Gone in 2015. In 2016, Susan released a 3-song EP Ain't My Baby Grand.
As of Spring 2017, Susan and Cliff Prowse opened their own music production and artist development company, Big Red Dog Studios, in Central Arkansas. The two are producing other artists as well as releasing their own music and touring internationally with over 200 dates a year. A typical tour year includes St. Maarten, Santa Barbara, Norway, Amsterdam, Vegas, Colorado, Arkansas, and more.
Arkansas singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and producer Cliff Prowse was born to play music. He was tapping in time as a baby and had a natural affinity toward music. He comes by it honestly, as his father is a successful singer, songwriter and is one of the original members, lead singer, and guitarist of Tragikly White a successful and well-known US Rock band. At the age of 3, Cliff was given his first drum set and began violin lessons with Tommy Henderson at the age of 10. He’s well versed on not just fiddle, but electric and acoustic guitar, bass, drums, mandolin, and more.
Cliff's voice, impressive skills as a songwriter and multi-instrumentalist have taken him from popularity at Mt. View, Arkansas' legendary and traditional music festivals winning fiddle competitions, people’s choice awards, and sharing rounds with A-list players all the way to being a Nashville music row session player and international touring artist.
Nominated for Arkansas CMA Fiddler of the Year 2018, on fiddle he has shared the stage with Charlie Daniels and is heavily influenced by him and Brit Currie (former fiddle player for Alan Jackson, Rascall Flatts, Blake Shelton) and Tim Crouch (legendary A-list session fiddle player). His guitar influences in country music are Brad Paisley, Brent Mason, and Albert Lee. On the rock and blues side, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Jeff Healey, Joe Bonamassa, and his father Philip Prowse to name a few.
Cliff is a very versatile songwriter and his catalog includes multiple genres from country, bluegrass, rock, pop to gospel.
Currently, Cliff continues to write, produce, provide session work, and perform all over the world with partner and wife Susan Erwin Prowse in their music duo - Cliff & Susan.