As audiences will testify, Susan Werner has been knocking it out of the park—or, concert hall—all around the U.S. for twenty years. Renowned as a charismatic performer, she’s known above all for challenging herself to conquer new styles, almost like mountaintops, every few years. Werner composes skillful songs that effortlessly slide between folk, jazz and pop. They are all delivered with sassy wit and classic Midwestern charm. Throughout her expansive career, boundless versatility has emerged as a hallmark of Werner’s talent and has proven to be a quintessential ingredient of her engrossing musical persona.