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The Treehouse Journals

by Dean Friedman

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Summer Days 03:12
Amelia 03:07
Like a Swan 03:37


The Treehouse Journals is a wonderful, eclectic mix of folk, country, pop, jazz and rock which depicts, in subtle and intimate detail, the feelings and textures of life in small-town USA. Features the powerful track, George Washington Slept Here plus, Saddest Girl in the Whole Wide World, You and Me, Babe, Summer Days, Picture Postcard Life.

Songs: The Wind Blows,You and Me, Babe, Welcome to the World, Summer Days, No School Today, The Saddest Girl in the Whole Wide World, Who Was The One?, One Autumn Afternoon, Amelia , Happy Ever After, Picture Postcard Life, Like A Swan, George Washington Slept Here.


released May 23, 2002

Musicians: Dean Friedman (Vocals, Keyboards, Guitars, Harmonica) Henry Lugo (Bass) Mark Murphy (Bass, Cello) Drori Mondlak (Drums & Percussion) Gary Schwartz (Drums & Percussion) Ed Jarusinsky (Drums & Percussion) Roger Bruno (Percussion) Lonnie Leibowitz (Keyboards) Ben Freed (Banjo, Dobro) Jerry Oland (Banjo) Evan Stover (Fiddle) Matt Beck (Guitars, Dobro) Dan Einbender (12 String Guitar ) Andy Revkin (Mandolin) Hannah Friedman (Background Vocals) Rachel Cipriano (Background Vocals) Patti Pelican (Background Vocals) Terry Platz (Background Vocals) Stacy Labriola (Background Vocals) Joel Evans (English Horn) John Parrette (Clarinet) Bill Treat (Piccolo) Jeff Kievit (Flugelhorn)

Written, Arranged and Produced by Dean Friedman; Engineered by Dean Friedman; Production Coordinator – Howard Kilik; Production Coordinator - Brendan Saadat; Mastered by Ron Kuhnke (Check album for complete credits.)


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Dean Friedman Peekskill, New York

Dean Friedman entered pop consciousness with his Top 20 hit, Ariel, a quirkily irresistible and uncategorizable pop song about a free spirited, pot-smoking, vegetarian Jewish girl in a peasant blouse. Since then, hits like Lucky Stars, Lydia, Rocking Chair, McDonald’s Girl and Woman of Mine have earned him a loyal international following, devoted to his work as a master songsmith and performer. ... more


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