What the press say
The Washington Post
Billboard Magazine
The Boston Globe
“A Revelation”
The Wall Street Journal
“It is a fabulous, fabulous album”
Mike Harding


You are very welcome to my website! I am grateful for your support and for your interest in my music. The new CD, Through Wind and Rain, is causing a stir and we are delighted to be out touring with the new songs and tunes. We look forward to seeing you at a concert in the coming year!!! In the meantime, please make yourself at home here and have a look around. I am blogging now and will be posting as time permits. You can also join our email list, link to our facebook page, listen to songs, order CDs, and find our tour dates here. 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


February 27th 2014 • Comments


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 • Comments

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 – […]


December 12th 2012 • Comments

Mike Harding BBC2 Interview with Cathie Ryan 12/12/12

Tonight is the night!  My interview with Mike Harding airs on BBC2 at 7:00pm UK time – 12:00 midnight in the USA.  The show is available to listen to for one week after today, so you can tune in and listen anytime you’d like to.  It is more than an honor to be a guest […]


December 11th 2012 • Comments

Through Wind and Rain “Midnight Special” Favorite CDs of 2012

We are happy to announce that Cathie’s new CD, Through Wind and Rain, has been selected by Rich Warren of WFMT’s syndicated radio show “Midnight Special” as one of his favorite CDs for 2012.   Top 8 CDs of 2012.  Cathie shares the honor with Kathy Mattea, Gordon Bok, Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers, Anne Hills, […]