About

The Reno Swing Set  plays a variety of music including Bluegrass, Dawg Music, Celtic, Gypsy Jazz, Swing Tunes of the 30’s and 40’s, and Western Swing. All with acoustic instrumentation.

The Reno Swing Set members are:  Bill McKean–Guitars, Michael Madan–Mandolin, Jon Anderson–Flute, Sax, Pennywhistle and percussion, and Linda Madan–Acoustic Upright Bass.

The Reno Swing Set has been  together for about three years and have performed to appreciative audiences in Reno, Moab Utah, Grass Valley Ca., and recently at The Strawberry Music Festival.  In addition, we have  performed last  summer at The Bowers Mansion Bluegrass Festival, last fall at The Millpond Music Festival in Bishop Ca. and again in Moab Utah, as well as providing live music to silent movies at the Good Luck MacBeth Theater in Midtown, Reno last spring.  We also appeared at The Susanville Bluegrass Festival this June and will be a part of Artown in Reno this July.  Our complete schedule is updated on this website.

Here is a video of some of our set at Bowers Mansion Bluegrass Festival 2017   https://youtu.be/31EtcM6pGvQ

Please visit our Facebook page where we have short historical video of our early days as a band, photos, event postings and performance schedule updates.  https://www.facebook.com/renoswingset/

We have some other YouTube videos as well– https://youtu.be/QDav3EnPTbA    

https://youtu.be/GnWxWybcY24  

Here is one where we are joined by The Caro Aonzo Trio at The Mountain Music Parlor — https://youtu.be/9dWoz4_ePkg