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You are very welcome to my website! I am grateful for your support and for your interest in my music. The latest CD, Through Wind and Rain, is doing very well and we are delighted to be out touring it. We look forward to seeing you at a concert soon!!! In the meantime, please make yourself at home here and have a look around. You can join our email list, link to my Facebook page, listen to songs, order CDs, and check our tour dates. And presenters and symphonies, all the information you need is right here too! I hope you enjoy your visit. Come back again soon.

Cathie's News


August 15th 2014

Ireland and Scotland Shows in August and September! What a line up!

I am delighted to announce that I will be touring Ireland and Scotland with the irrepressible Joanie Madden and Cherish the Ladies. Joanie has, once again, put together some line up for the shows: fiddle virtuoso Nollaig Casey, World champion step dancer Declan McHale, and the Dynamo from Ontario Natham Pilatzke. And I get to […]

Tour Ireland with Cathie Ryan

August 15th 2014

More group tours to Ireland in 2015!

Travel Ireland with Cathie Ryan! Our group tour to Ireland in June 2014 was a wonderful experience – we all had a great time! Days of beautiful scenery, inspiring stops, music, and camaraderie! It was so much fun that I am now working on trips for 2015! I will be posting the tours and dates […]


February 27th 2014


June 6 to 13, 2014:  A week in Ireland with Cathie Ryan - Galway, Kerry, Clare, Offaly, and Limerick.  Space is limited so book early! Come and enjoy the beauty and magic of Ireland with Cathie Ryan!   Cathie has decided to begin doing guided tours of Ireland again after a long hiatus.  For fourteen years she […]


January 10th 2013

One of the Best – Mike Harding – Is Back on the Air!

Important news for all folk music lovers: Mike Harding, the legendary folk radio show host, is back on the air. Please log on to www.mikehardingfolkshow.com   His new program and format is even better than his show on BBC2 because it is online – an hour plus show of the very best in folk, roots and acoustic music – every Sunday 5pm – […]