Desiree Irwin

Musician, Singer, and Songwriter




Desiree Irwin is a world class musician and singer/songwriter from Alberta, Canada. She moved to Chicago after landing a gig with Buddy Guy, touring with him throughout Europe, Canada and the United States, often sharing the bills with such greats as: Bonnie Raitt, Etta James, Chick Corea and Miles Davis. She has appeared on many TV shows such as Good Morning America and Much Music (Canada) and was featured in Rolling Stone magazine. An accomplished Musical Director herself, Desi led the band at Tony & Tina's Wedding in Chicago for over 10 years. She frequently performs alongside legend Tony Avalon. Desi is also a piano player and partner in Chicago Dueling Pianos. She has released 2 full-length CD's under her own name and currently leads her own Americana project, Twinray.