A creative director by trade, Mateo also enjoys his passion for music. As a singer and musician, Mateo plays a variety of genres from pop, folk, jazz, and blues. His guitar finger-picking style resembles that of James Taylor. A native of the Philippines, Mateo started with the guitar at the age of five. He, along with his eight siblings, moved to the U.S. in 1970. Mateo grew up near East Lansing, Michigan and received his degree at Michigan State University. Easing his way towards the West coast, Mateo moved to Chicago in 1998, and then to the Twin Cities in 2008. Since moving from the Windy City and now into the much colder Twin Cities, Mateo is back trying to polish up his music and perform more in 2018. Mateo is also known for being, “The Human Jukebox!” Enjoy!
The Ladies Music Club began regularly playing around Saint Paul in 2015. Sisters Burna and Barb use guitars and blend their life long harmony with Sara to bring three-part sound to their favorite tunes, plus adding original music at every show. Happily behind them you’ll hear Meredith on string bass and Erin fiddling along. This is a true music club, welcoming all people together over songs of the last 20years to today.
The Guitar Center Lessons Department (Roseville location) is having a recital to showcase some of the many talented students they have.
There will be performances of a variety of songs across many genres which the students have been working to prepare with their instructors
Stroll on down for an afternoon of Jazz at the UMC with the Stone Arch Jazz Band!
Jessie Erickson is a singer/songwriter from Golden Valley, MN. She began writing in 2011 after playing guitar for years. Her narrative songwriting and vibrant sound take from a variety of influences, including The Head and the Heart, Lianne la Havas, Justin Vernon and Sean Carey of Bon Iver, and the soulful Allen Stone. In addition to performing solo, Jessie also plays guitar and sings back up vocals in Minneapolis band Kaleidoscope Effect.
Olive Sings is an Americana duo from Chippewa Falls, WI. Started back in 2016 by Seth Gamble and Kayla Zoltak Olive Sings have been sharing their upbeat, heartfelt style of music all over the upper Midwest. Armed with a fiddle, guitar and suitcase drum Their music will take you back to a place of good ol’ times with good ol’ friends.