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, Grotto Upstairs, along with 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:

"2019 Eureka Springs Best Musician Award”

“2013 People's Choice Award" -Winter Folk Festival in Florence, Oregon. 

"2000 Eureka Springs Best Musician Award" -Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce.  

Catherine has recorded 6 CDs :

Help From My Friends, Love You Forever, Catherine Reed, As I Am, Song For Tommy, and Can You See It.  

All available online or in Eureka Springs, Arkansas at the Iris At The Basin Park Art Gallery and Serendipity Art Gallery (in the Crescent Hotel)

She largely entertains her audiences with solo performances on guitar and or piano but has also been known to play keyboard and piano performances in multi genre bands.

 Letters of Reference are available upon request.

Charitable fundraisers welcome (non-political). 

479-253-6086 or catherineandcathyr@juno.com