American Concert Pianist, Steinway Artist, Susan Merdinger

Sheridan Music Studio- Highland Park, Illinois

Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything. ”

— Plato

Sheridan Music Studio is the official brand founded by Susan Merdinger to represent an independent record label, recording studio and private music studio originated in Highland Park.

Two locations are now available in Highland Park and at the Fine Arts Building in Chicago, Illinois, for Private Lessons with susan Merdinger- both in-person and online, via Zoom or Facetime.

Susan is Founder and Artistic Director of Sheridan Music Studio-Chicago, the Sheridan Music Studio Record label, and the SMS-Chicago Concert Series "Music with a View"  and "Blue Skies Concerts", and the original podcast conceived of by Susan Merdinger, "Steinway Sundays with Susan and Svetlana".

Susan also serves as an Artistic Advisor for In.Live, Silicon Valley's best livestreaming service for the performing arts.

Please visit the website for Sheridan Music Studio at for more detailed information on lessons, recordings, concert events, competitions and more.


Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue

Susan Merdinger, Pianist

Susan Merdinger's award-winning performance of Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue with the Chicago Philharmonic, Mattia Rondelli, Conductor. Live from Harris Theater of Music and Dance, Chicago.

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