Jamie O’Reilly sings Anne Hills/Al Power’s new anthem “Sanctuary City,” composed for “In Old Chicago,” O’Reilly’s ode to Chicago’s rich immigrant history. John Erickson accompanies on piano.
Jamie’s Oct Enews Blog talks about the Nov 6 preview of In Old Chicago, a preview of Jamie’s Dublin Salon, and offers commentary on the project.
SongNotes I Know Where I’m Going. Jamie shares a letter from her aunt, and the signature song they share.
Jamir’s Sept Enews: 9/12 Concert in Rogers Park, Notes on my trip, Update on Roots Project. new photos. And a little Rumi!
Jamie August ENes. Jamie blogs about Anne Hills “Accidental August” CD, and remembers Michael Smith on the anniversary of his death last August. And more.
Tre Kronor: Woman Owned Business of the Month. Jamie O’Reilly blogs about a fav restaurant and The Sweden Shop on Chicago’s Northside. She will perform a Midsummer Soiree concert in the garden July 18, accompanied by John Erickson, piano
Jamie’s July Enews & Blog celebrates Midsummer, with a concert at Tre Kronor Swedish Bistro, and a SongNotes feature on Peter Swenson, and more.
“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 SongNotesIn the GarrettModèle d’artisteBy JamieWhen reading about the enclave of artists in late 19c Paris Salon, we hear of the men, […]
Music with Jamie O’Reilly, Vocals ~ John Erickson, Piano “Today was just perfect all the way around. Just the right start to see in-person music again.” Sue Kessell, WNUR Folk Show A Mid-May Note from JamieWe have some very delightful events coming up, bringing the Roots in the Garden Series to backyard gardens and venues this […]
Jamie celebrates MayDay. her birthday and Mother’s Day. Begins a new Salon series in yards and gardens. Announces live shows into the fall.