Catherine Reed

About Catherine Reed


Catherine Reed is an entertainer who plays guitar and sings with a James Taylor style. She is also often compared to Nora Jones, Eva Cassidy, and Joni Mitchell. The list of songs spans several genres which makes her performances more exclusive to a broader audience.

Catherine's career originated in Austin,Texas back in the 1970's. She was born in Houston, Texas. She moved to beautiful Eureka Springs, Arkansas in 1995 where she has performed for over 20 years at the Basin Park Hotel, Crescent Hotel, Grand Central Hotel, Best Western Inn of the Ozarks, numerous festivals and other venues including the city's advertising and promotional commission (CAPC) and the annual Walmart Shareholder's Convention in Bentonville, Arkansas. Her magical smile and joyous energy are very much a part of the experience listeners come back for year after year.

To date she has performed in over 800 weddings and receptions.

Some awards and accomplishments:
"2013 People's Choice Award" -Winter Folk Festival in Florence, Oregon. 
"2000 Eureka Springs Best Musician Award" -Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce 
EMT/Firefighter for 5 years at a few local fire departments in the area including Eureka Springs Fire Department.
A great deal of community service along with physically building two homes with the help of many wonderful people.

She largely entertains her audiences with solo performances but has also been known to play keyboard and piano performances in rock, jazz and blues bands.

She currently lives just outside Eureka Springs, Arkansas on a little 10 acre farm raising mini horses, dogs and one goat named "Pesto".

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