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Tree Daddy Productions is proud to bring the immense talents of BEGGARS OPERA, California’s new musical tour de force, to the public in a series of live electric performances backed by some of the TOP studio and support musicians Los Angeles has to offer. Currently holding down the rhythm section are the immense talents of  John Platero on drums, David Polich on keyboards, Ted Mentry on guitars, Steve Zipper on bass, Doc Rogers on vocals and guitar and, of course, Allison Hawkins on vocals with several rotating pros sitting in on fiddle and pedal steel completing the ensemble.

Music genres include New Country and Roots Rock, beautiful music with some serious muscle. Memorable music for special events including hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, casinos, special events, museums and festivals. You’ll never know who you will see in terms of BEGGARS OPERA, besides Allison and Ted of course, but on any given event you may be privy to the diverse talents of some top name musicians, always the very best Los Angeles has to offer. Want to hear some of your favorite tunes from yesteryear or some hot new contemporary selections?  How about some originals from any one of Ted Mentry’s or Dave Polich’s albums? Come on out and see for yourself.

  1. Two More Bottles of Wine Delbert McClinton 3:11
  2. Liza Jane Vince Gill 3:06
  3. Happy People 2:52
  4. Fast As You Dwight Yoakam 4:35
  5. Windows 4:03
  6. When You Believe In Me Ted Mentry 3:29
  7. Comfort Allison Hawkins 3:36
  8. Hand My Heart Ted Mentry 4:10

– Lookin for a Good Time (Lady Antebellum)
– Blueboy (John Fogerty)
– Girl Crush (Little Big Town)
– Wild Angels (Martina McBride)
– That Old flame (Don Henley/Martina McBride)
– Liza Jane (Vince Gill)
– Here for The Party (Gretchen Wilson)– Folsom Prison Blues (Johnny Cash)– Footloose (Blake Shelton)
– Fast As You (Dwight Yoakum)
– Midnight Train to Memphis (Chris Stapleton)
– Fine Line (Little Big Town)
– Life #9 (Martina McBride)
– Love Me Like A Man  (Bonnie Raitt)
– Pink Cadillac (Bruce Springsteen)
– Roll The Dice (Delbert McClinton)
– White Liar (Miranda Lambert)
– Mercury Blues (Alan Jackson)
– Suds In The Bucket (Sara Evans)
– Two More bottles Of Wine (Martina McBride)

Helen Allison Hawkins


For booking call Ted Mentry  720.290.3025

– Better Things To Do (Terri Clark)
– Born On The Bayou (John Fogerty)
– Down In Mississippi (Sugarland)
– Can’t Let Go (Ashley Monroe)
– You Say You Will (Trisha Yearwood)
– Baby Likes To Rock It (The Tractors)
– Stay All Night (Little Big Town)
– Girl Crush (Little Big Town)
– Givin It Up For Your Love (Delbert McClinton)
– Happy People (Little Big Town)
– I’ve Been Around (Kip Moore)
– Can’t Let Go (Ashley Monroe)
– I Can’t Make You Love Me (Bonnie Raitt)
– Move It On Over (George Thorogood)
– Crank It Up (Colt Ford)
– Something To Talk About  (Bonnie Raitt)
– Tennessee Whiskey (Chris Stapleton)
-Beer Never Broke My Heart (Luke Combs)