Jack Dwyer & Nathan Royal

Jack Dwyer & Nathan Royal blend bluegrass brother-duets with country, western swing, and gypsy jazz in their mandolin/guitar acoustic music duo. Based in the Pacific Northwest and Salt Lake City, UT respectively, Jack and Nathan both have connections to Anchorage, AK, where they met as teachers at the Alaska City Folk Arts Camp back in 2011. Nathan is known around Salt Lake for his gypsy jazz leanings and his band the Hot House West. Jack has made a name for himself as a versatile multi-instrumentalist able to collaborate across genres with some of the region’s most highly-regarded musicians, as well as a talented singer, songwriter, and bandleader.