Patty and The Buttons are a Traditional Jazz Band based in Minneapolis, MN. We play for listeners and dancers of all ages and persuasions. You can listen to us EVERY SUNDAY from 11am-2pm at the Aster Cafe!


Patty and The Buttons Present: Fingerstyle Master Richard Smith from Nashville, TN. Tuesday August 5th at The Dakota Jazz Club

We are very excited to be welcoming Richard Smith to Minneapolis on August 5th!  Richard is a world class fingerstyle guitarist whom performed and studied with the late Chet Atkins. …

Upcoming Guest Artists at Aster Cafe Residency

Most of you are well acquainted with our Aster Cafe residency (almost) every Sunday.  We have a few special guests from out of town whom will be making whirlwind appearances…

Patty and The Buttons Present: Jack Klatt at The Dakota Thursday April 3rd

Guitarist/Singer Jack Klatt is a vital member of the Minneapolis roots and traditional music scene.  Patty (of The Buttons) also shares instrumental abilities with him regularly as a sideman on…

Tom McDermott and Kevin Clark from New Orleans, LA join Patty and The Buttons at The Dakota Jazz Club January 28th

Virtuoso Pianist Tom McDermott from New Orleans, LA is returning to the Dakota Jazz Club Tuesday, January 28th.  He will also be bringing trumpet player Kevin Clark from the famed Dukes…

Patty and The Buttons Present: An Evening Of Gypsy Jazz with Sam Miltich and Dean Harrington Sunday December 8th

Sam Miltich and Dean Harrington are two world class Gypsy Jazz guitar players from the state of Minnesota.  Patty and The Buttons will be hosting a night of Gypsy Jazz…

Patty and The Buttons Present: Maud Hixson and Rick Carlson at The Dakota November 10th

On Sunday, November 10th we will be featuring our good friends Maud Hixson (voice) and Rick Carlson (piano) as part of our “Patty and The Buttons Present” series at the…

Upcoming Dates

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    Lawrence, KS
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    Vienna, Austria
    Vienna Accordion Festival (w/ Stephanie Niles)

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