Pat Quinn and Peg/M.Etta Meyer perform a wide range of music, including folk rock, traditional and contemporary Irish songs, plus some pop and original material. Known for their tight harmonies and good-natured chemistry, Quinn & Meyer continue to welcome new listeners into their ever-expanding family of beloved regulars.
Classics from the vast Brazilian repertoire in a traditional format, very typical of the bossa nova and choros era in 1930 - 1970 in Rio de Janeiro - Guitar + Flute (sax) + percussion. Music by Baden Powel, Jobim, Pixinguinha, Ernesto Nazareth, Jacob do Bandolim, Tony Hauser, Ary Barroso, Egberto Gismonti.
Three Women of Jazz! Mac n’ Meyer Sykes on Fire, piano, bass and vocals, brings joy to the listener with refreshing sounds of familiar tunes, along with improvisation of jazz classics. You will love the ambiance, energy and passion from these three woman, all of whom are professional musicians, performing in many groups in Minnesota and Wisconsin.
Ann Marie McIntire, bass
Ann Marie lives in Hudson, and is a familiar face at the Phipps Center for the Arts and Woodbury Community Theatre. She also performs with the St Croix Valley Symphony, River City Jazz Orchestra, Moonlight Serenaders Big Band and the Gilbert & Sullivan Very Light Opera Company. Ann Marie loves to bring music into people’s lives !
Barbara Meyer, vocals
Known for her remarkable ability to take over the stage and capture her audience, Barbara Meyer engulfs the listener in spirals of deep and soulful sound. Her extensive background in theatre, coupled with a Master’s degree in opera from the University of Iowa, has honed her vocals into the ultimate tool of expression and communication. She performs regularly throughout the Twin Cities, and is praised for both her live performances and her studio work. Her genre-jumping ability is huge, encompassing jazz, roots rock & reggae, Broadway, gospel, folk, and cabaret, creating a distinctive and electrifying performance every time.
Cheri Sykes, piano
A busy party pianist for weddings and corporate events, Cheri also enjoys tutoring in popular styles at Sykes Piano Studio in Osseo. She also offers programs in Blues, Boogie Woogie and Ragtime to community groups. So much music, so little time!