Todd Ortberg Music

Rock, Jazz, and World Music

Welcome to T.C. Ortberg Music!

T.C. (Todd) Ortberg is a guitarist, keyboardist, and composer from the Minneapolis, Minnesota area. He has recorded multiple CD releases (as T.C. Ortberg) of original music and select covers incorporating his unique style of jazz and rock. Think of a mix of Steely Dan, Jeff Beck, Santana, John Mayer, Peter Frampton, Weather Report, MIles Davis, Dire Straights….

His music is distributed by 61 distributors sites (iTunes, CDBaby, Spotify. etc) and can be heard as part of the jazz-rock selections on The Weather Channel and other Film/TV soundtracks.

HFN Final Front

**THE NEW ALBUM IS RELEASED!! “HALF FINISHED NOVEL” available now on iTunes, CDBaby, and many other distribution sites. Check it out at http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/tcortberg2

or on iTunes at
https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/half-finished-novel/id900553779

CD Release Show on October 4th at The School II in Chanhassen, MN!






CALENDAR - UPCOMING SHOWS for 2014 - PUBLIC SHOWS in BOLD

Friday, July 30th WOW! Festival, downtown Wayzata at Wayzata Communiity Church lawns.
as Guitarist for Tapestry Band. Open to public. Charles Lazarus will be joining Tapestry for the evening


Thursday, August 7th Lake Minnetonka- Private Party, T.C Ortberg and Friends with Kenni Holmen

Saturday, August 9th, Lake Silvia- Private Party, T.C Ortberg and Friends with George Spector

Saturday, August 23rd Private Party


Saturday,August 16th Jamburg! in Hamburg, MN. Open to the public. Guitarist with Tapestry at this multi-band outdoor festival.

Sunday, September 7th JJ Hill Days/Parade in Wayzata- Guitarist with Tapestry

Saturday, Sept 13 Great Outdoor Show in Excelsior! Top Dog Foundation Fundraising Bash!
Todd Ortberg and Friends at the Excelsior Brewing Company
http://excelsiorbrew.com/

Friday, Sept 20 Private Event- Guitarist with Tapestry Band- Wedding

Saturday, October 4th CD RELEASE PARTY for new album HALF FINISHED NOVEL! EVERYONE WELCOME!
Todd Ortberg and Friends at the The School II , Chanhassen Minnesota, 8-11 PM
http://theschool2.com/
Warm up band is ShakeDown, with Lindsay and Mike Howe 8-9

Saturday, Oct 11 Private Event- Guitarist with Tapestry- Park Nicollet Gala

Saturday, Dec 12th Private Event - Guitarist with Tapestry



Recent Past shows


May 17th, Saturday EVERYONE WELCOME! Todd Ortberg and Friends at the The School II , Chanhassen Minnesota, 8-11 PM
http://theschool2.com/
Warm up band is ShakeDown, with Lindsay and Mike Howe 8-9

Sat, 2/15 Todd Ortberg and Friends, Jazz for JMS, TSC, Shakopee Minnesota


Sat, 11/23/13 Todd Ortberg and Friends at the The School II , Chanhassen Minnesota, 8-11 PM

http://theschool2.com/

Sat, 11/9 IOPC Kickoff Party, Plymouth (Guitarist for Tapestry Band)


Sat 10/12/13 Todd Ortberg and Friends at the STOMP! Fundraiser, Eden Praire, the “Barn” Event Center, Eden Prairie, MN 7-9 PM
http://www.relatemn.org/events/fundraiser-stomp-for-mental-health/

Sat 9/21/13 Todd Ortberg and Friends at the Excelsior Brewing Company
Top Dog Charity Event Outdoor Show!
Excelsior, Mn

http://excelsiorbrew.com/

Sun 9/8/13 Taste of EUMC Rally Day outdoor concert at EUMC! Come on by!
10:30 AM Service
11:30 AM-1PM Outdoor Concert
Excelsior UM Church, Excelsior, Mn

http://www.excelsiorumc.org/events.html

Fri 8/16/13 318 Music Cafe Excelsior, Mn

http://www.three-eighteen.com/

Sat
Sat 7/13/13 50th Birthday Bash Gig !! (I can’t believe Im 50….) Everyone is welcome! The School II
http://theschool2.com/ Chanhassen Minnesota

Thurs 5/30/13 318 Music Cafe Excelsior, Mn

http://www.three-eighteen.com/


Sat 6/1/13 The Mocha Monkey Waconia, Mn
http://www.themochamonkey.com/

Sat 4/18/13
318 Music Cafe Excelsior, Mn

http://www.three-eighteen.com/



Sat 4/13 Mocha Monkey Waconia http://www.themochamonkey.com


Sat 2/23/13 “Jazz for JMS” Fundraiser at Turtle’s 1890 Social Center, Shakopee, Minnesota 6:30- 9:00 Open to the public, RSVP requested, call
952-448-5232 and you are all set.
http://www.tsc1890.com/PAGES/Photoalb.htm

1/12/13 JoJo’s Rise and Wine Burnsville, Mn (sit in with Inside Out Jazz Trio)

1/11/13 JoJo’s Rise and Wine Burnsville, Mn (sit in with Inside Out Jazz Trio)

1/3/13 318 Music Cafe Excelsior, Mn www.three-eighteen.com

11/18/12 318 Music Cafe Excelsior, Mn

9/13/12 318 Music Cafe Excelsior, Mn

7/18/12 318 Music Cafe Excelsior, Mn

7/13/12 Traditions at Dahlgreen Chaska, Mn

7/9/12 Private Event Chaska, Mn

2/27/12 Turtles Social Center Shakopee, Minnesota


PRIOR SHOWS (Sample)

Rossi's Blue Star Room Minneapolis, MN (multiple shows)
The Fine Line Café Minneapolis, MN (with Inside/Out Jazz Band and as TC Ortberg)
Traditions Chaska, MN (multiple shows)
The Willows Chaska, MN (multiple shows)
CJ's (now The School II) Chanhassen, MN (multiple shows)
Island View Waconia, MN (multiple private events)
Hazeltine Chaska, MN (multiple private events)
CJ's Chanhassen, MN (dozens of shows/multiple events with Inside/Out Jazz Band, with Jack Pine Savages, and as TC Ortberg)
Minneapolis Convention Center Minneapolis, Mn
Metropolitan Club Minneapolis, Mn
Others






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