Patricia Daley, of Boise, Idaho, is an accomplished guitarist/singer. She blends jazz and folk into her own unique style and sound – a sound that keeps listeners engrossed – whether appearing solo or with the dynamic duo, Mood Swing.
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live performance

Pat can entertain a crowd!  She's an incredible songwriter, beautiful singer, and smooth guitarist!  Weddings, house concerts, music at your venue!   Pat performs solo or in the duo,

guitar lessons

Pat Folkner Daley teaches guitar lessons in Boise.  She's helped hundreds of students improve their skills.  Patient, fun, knowledgeable.


the dynamic duo

Combining airtight arrangements with a wry and playful delivery, Mood Swing can artfully make two instruments and two voices feel and sound -- and swing -- like a smooth five-piece band.

MOOD SWING: Patricia Daley & Peggy Jordan

Vintage swing, Cool jazz, and Old-broad blues

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Pool Visitors

These are the only pool visitors willing to take a dip in the fifty degree water!

New Granddaughter!

I met this little cutie in April.  I wish she lived closer!

Cat in the case

Every cat-owning guitarist knows what this is about:  

I am YOUR guitar teacher!

I am so enjoying teaching guitar to my students!  I’ve got adult students learning guitar for the very first time.  I’m also teaching adult students jazz, fingerpicking, and cool new techniques to enhance their skillset.  I’ve got senior citizens who are mostly interested in keeping their minds active and their hands busy.    I’ve got…

spent yesterday

Patricia Daley's debut CD, “Spent Yesterday” was released in 2009 and is available for digital download at  cdbaby for $9.99.  Individual songs are 99 cents.

For a  physical cd:


“This ‘do-it-yourself’ artist has ‘done it’!  Single handedly, she has created and self-produced a fine piece of work for all to enjoy!”

– Niccole Blaze of Blaze & Kelly