VOICES OF ROOTS SALON SERIES.  “O’Reilly’s voice is a shiny, versatile instrument that knows how to caress as well as trumpet.” Listen to Jamie sing A Cradle in Bethlehem (recorded live on WFMT) LATEST BIO of Jamie O’Reilly Jamie is known in the theater and music community for her singing, and for the powerful live productions […]

Jamie O’Reilly WinterSong Voices of Roots Salon, Volume I This 13 track compilation CD, released in time for the holidays, features Jamie’s warm soprano on a lush collection of live and studio recordings, with musical accompaniment by her gifted musical friends. WinterSong includes selections from the Jamie O’Reilly Trio, The Rogues, WFMT radio performances, and previously unreleased […]

J. O’REILLY PRODUCTIONS & ROOTS SALON SPRING BLOG A Note from Jamie Recording and Radio Roots “Ancestors” Salon Series May Day at St. John’s with The Go Away Girls & More Featured Artists Catherine Gallogly & Zoe Keithley Michigan Artist Retreat Ireland: Jamie’s Musical Tour, 2015 Save-the-dates  It might as well be… S P R I N G  A note from […]

Listen to Jamie O’Reilly’s May Day previews Sunday April 27 at 11:15 am The Folks Show WNUR 89.3 FM AND the podcast on WGN Radio, from Sun Mar 23 with Rick Kogan on After Hours. “upon the barren arms of winter, a seasonal rite wakens the earth and fools the city into feeling an idyllic place.” […]

February 15, Roots Salon LOVESONGS Valentine’s Concert The Jamie O’Reilly Trio With Jamie O’Reilly, vocals Peter Swenson and Michael Smith, guitars Saturday, Feb 15 at 8 PM Roots Salon* About the Jamie O’Reilly (link)  Trio       Jamie O’Reilly Trio Willa Moore with Ron Scroggin opens $20 donation. Singles encouraged, no date required. Dessert and chocolates will be […]

Vintage* Rogues “A Rogues Christmas” Jamie & the Rogues with Cecilie O’Reilly (Listen. Click links) Lo, How a Rose E’er Blooming/Jamie O’Reilly & The Rogues A Cradle in Bethlehem.Jamie O’Reilly White Christmas/Jamie O’Reilly & The Rogues Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas/Jamie O’Reilly & The Rogues (*Unreleased recording. Timothy Powell, engineer. Live at Fitzgerald’s 1989, […]

  A Note from Michael This month I’m working with Blair Thomas, who is an interesting man and who has a very calm way of approaching his life and art. I’d love some of that to rub off on me and that’s one of the many reasons I’ll enjoy working with him again in “The […]

  Saturday, April 27 at 8 PM And the Poet Sang: Songs of Spring with Michael Smith, Jamie O’Reilly & Peter Swenson and reading and singing  poetry:  Maureen Connolly, Willa Moore, Anne Schultz and Cecilie O’Reilly At: Roots Salon (private residence in Lincoln Square) $20 donation or-pay-what you can BYOB. Dessert will be served. Call […]

 If you’d like to receive this newsletter as an email, please send a note to roots@jamieoreilly.com. JAMIE O’REILLY J. OREILLY PRODUCTIONS SPRING E-NEWS Return of the Salonniere Roots Salon reopening Upcoming shows April SONGS Patron’s Event with Robert McClory Songs-on-the-Road Raue Center show For Easter week.  The Holy City and Bells of St Mary’s. Jamie […]