Maura Sullivan

Out Of The Blue

Maura was a professional folk and blues singer for many years. She says she sings “in the key of basement”. She recorded a couple of her own albums as well as having opened for many well-known artists such as Joan Rivers, John Denver, and Loretta Lynn to name a few. No longer doing live performances but hounded by fans who wanted to hear her voice again, she has re-released her first album “Out of the Blue” on CD, and it includes 2 additional never released songs.

For those already familiar with her, we know you will enjoy this and hopefully, a new generation of listeners will also fall in love with her voice. These tracks are timeless.

Additional music

To many, Maura Sullivan is best known for her timeless Christmas classic “Christmas Eve in Washington”  and for leveraging the song to raise funds for national and local causes, including Children’s Hospital. You can purchase this memorable song at: Christmas Eve in Washington

Purchase

Price (in USD) : $12 for CD + $3 shipping (within the Continental USA) = $15.00
For orders of 5 CDs and more, please contact Maura.

Reviews

What People are Saying

“one of the best debut albums ever released”

“Sullivan, “…” is a Virginian who sings bluesy country music in a voice that sometimes has the tremulous intensity of Edith Piaf. Right, that is a strange combination, but out of it Sullivan produces a sound that is both distinctive and ingratiating. [she] makes songs mean something as well as sound terrific.” Read full review People Magazine

“wonderfully distinctive yet flexible voice”

“Say what you will about the current state of country music, there are still those commercially groomed Nashville tracks that can grab you by the ears. When they pop up on the radio, you listen, without guilt. Maura Sullivan’s debut album, “Out of the Blue,” is packed with such songs. “

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The Washington Post

Bio

Maura Sullivan was born in Brooklyn, NY to John L. (“Jack”) Sullivan and his lovely wife Joan. Her father was a Naval aviator and Maura spent most of her younger years stationed overseas at various Naval installations before her father retired in St. Mary’s County in Southern MD. Maura went to St. Mary’s Academy in Leonardtown, MD and St. Mary’s College in St. Mary’s City, MD. Her brother John resides in Tampa, FL with his wife Sue. Maura’s beautiful mother passed away in 2002 and her father now resides in Trinity FL where he is a successful author and golfer. Maura herself is also a published author of a children’s book called “Marty the Dolphin’s Great Day Adventure”. It’s a story about 4 year old Marty the Dolphin as he migrates around the world, making new friends, learning valuable life lessons and experiencing new adventures!

Update

Maura was diagnosed Dec. 7, 2017 with Stage 4 Colon Cancer which had metastasized to her appendix, liver and lymph nodes. Maura always jokes now that she has a “semi-colon”. Throughout all of her treatments she remains positive and hopeful and appreciates prayers and support. Due to the high and continuing medical bills, her friends started a Go Fund me page which can be accessed through the link below.

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