Jamie O’Reilly hosts The Peter Swenson Trio: Patrick Whalen (melodica), Jim Seidel (bass) and Peter Swenson (guitar), with special guest Maddi Vogel (drums).  In this first fall Roots Salon event, Jamie will sing a few songs with the ensemble, but the night belongs to this fine quartet, playing jazz instrumentals in the lush setting of the Tre Kronor Garden.

Tickets are $25 for concert admission.  Purchase reservations via PayPal:

(OR) Purchase tickets via Zelle at Jamiejoanoreilly@gmail.com

A special dinner menu designed by Chef Patty Rasmussen offers late-summer savories, soups, salads and desserts. BYOB alcohol. Street parking.  In the event of rain or chill, the concert will take place inside..

Listen to the ensemble here performing Norwegian Wood: (link)

Read Jamie’s archived blog about her friend.
SongNotes: The Steadfast Peter Swenson
here: https://www.jamieoreilly.com/songnotes-the-steadfast-peter-swenson/

Jamie and Peter mid 90s.

Read the Enews about this event

Blog shares the video. Vocalist Jamie O’Reilly sings a poignant tribute to her Irish American Aunt Dorothy in this ballad by Tom Amandes. A rich vocal tradition was handed down to Jamie from Aunt “Dottie,” whose story is illustrated in this video featuring vintage photographs dating back to the mid 1800s.

“They taste the pomegranate and the pearAh, the irises and yellow daisiesAll cut up on the chipped red platethe gypsies cry below on the stairsIn the garrett” from In the Garrett, by Jamie O’Reilly UPDATED Aug, 2023 SongNotesIn the GarrettModèle d’artisteBy JamieWhen reading about the enclave of artists in late 19c Paris Salon, we hear […]