About Patty Peterson

Patty Peterson was born into the renowned musical Peterson Family which boasts mother Jeanne Arland Peterson, sister Linda Peterson, and three brothers, Billy Peterson, Ricky Peterson and Paul Peterson; all of whom are recording artists and involved in the international music scene. Patty began singing as a child at concerts and recording sessions, and today is an award winning vocalist both live and in studio for national recording artists and commercials.

Patty Peterson is a dynamic vocalist, radio personality as well as an inspirational and motivational speaker. She is a world class Jazz/ R&B singer, a radio jazz show host on KBEM Jazz 88 in Minneapolis, is a mainstay in the radio jingle and voice over industry and now is forging a career on the national motivational speaker circuit. She has performed to sold out audiences all over the country, including the nationally renowned jazz venues: The Dakota Bar and Grill in Minneapolis, Minnesota and The Jazz Bakery in Hollywood, California. Patty has seven Minnesota Music awards to her credit, has four solo recordings including her newest smooth jazz CD featuring David Hazeltine, Bobby Lyle, Sheila E. as well as Billy, Ricky and Paul Peterson. You can see Patty performing and speaking all around the country as well as performing live with four generations of The Peterson Family. To learn more about Patty, The Peterson Family, her performance dates, her CDs for sale, her speaking engagements, her nationally known commercial work, please take a tour of this web site.

In addition to being an award winning vocalist both live and in studio, Patty has hosted radio talk shows, she's been an actress, a model, she has performed on numerous commercial voice-overs and jingles, she has also performed the national anthem at several major venues.


“Patty can (and did) energize a room with her high-spirited, big-voiced, take-no-prisoners command of the American Songbook”
-Don Heckman

“A Musical Chameleon…She can cover anything from Chaka Khan to Cole Porter with equal authority, exhibiting star quality and drive!”
-Jon Bream, Star Tribune

“She stretches her voice to accommodate wrenching emotions and brings it all off with class."
-Jazz Times

“I like her forthright sexiness and spunk.”

Vocal Performances
- Live experience ( Schedule )
- Studio experience ( Discography )
- Background vocalist for major recording labels
- National Anthem singer for sporting events and ceremonies
- Musical director for numerous corporate events
- Featured artist on three jazz CDs on Celebration Records
- MC for major events

Voice Overs and Jingles
- "Mother Nature" in Redwood Bear tape - Mervyn's
- Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate
- Tom Thumb
- Dairy Queen
- Tombstone Pizza
- Donaldson's
- Pillsbury
- Old Home
- Musicland

- Naturalizer shoe commercial
- Host of the Jazz Show, "Night Stage"
- Musical appearances on Good Company
- Night Times Variety
- Cable television videos and concerts

Radio Personality
- Talk Show Host on WCCO RADIO 8·3·0
The Playroom with Patty Peterson KBEM Radio Show

Live Industrials
- Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate
- Dairy Queen
- Toro
- Medtronics
- Methodist Hospitals
- Josten's
- Fairview Hospitals
- Cargill
- Scottsman Ice Machines
- Maytag
- Melaleuca
- Harvest States

- The Journey
- From the Mountaintop

- Andersen Windows

Concert Producer:
- Lyndale Jazz Festival
- Peterson Family Christmas Show

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