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January 28th 2020

35th Anniversary Gala Concert Streaming Live from Scotland!

If you love Irish music and dance this recording is for you! The 35th Anniversary Concert Celebration of Cherish the Ladies with special guests Cathie Ryan, Heidi Talbot, Don Stiffe, Kate Purcell, Trevor Hutchinson, James Mackintosh, Donnchadh Gough, The Kane Sisters, and 5 champion step dancers- including 5 time All Ireland champions David Geaney from […]


January 26th 2020

Cathie joins Cherish the Ladies’ 35th Anniversary Concert at Scotland’s Celtic Connections Festival January 2020

Cherish the Ladies celebrates their 35th Anniversary at Scotland’s Celtic Connections Festival on Tues, 29th January 2020. I’m honored to sing and share the stage with Joanie Madden, Mary Coogan, KT Boyle, Mirella Murray, Nollaig Casey and some very special guests! It will be a brilliant night with the Ladies and Heidi Talbot, Bruce Foley, […]


November 06th 2018

Celebrate Christmas with The Cathie Ryan Band and the Annapolis Symphony 14 December, 2018!

Please join us this 14th December at 8pm as we celebrate Christmas and the Winter Solstice with the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra at Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts! We are so looking forward to ringing those symphonic rafters with Holiday cheer and crackin’ music! Please share the joy! Click for Ticket Information


Cathie Ryan news

April 23rd 2018

Maddy Prior’s haven for singing, songwriting, and performing.

I just found out about this! The wonderful Maddy Prior – whose singing and artistry I have loved for years – and her daughter Rose Ellen have created an artistic haven for anyone wanting to take courses and workshops in singing, songwriting, poetry, and performing. They teach themselves and offer courses with other renowned musicians […]


October 11th 2017

Back in Manchester UK!

It is great to be back at MediaCityUK again. Just after meetings about two gigs in Manchester in December! One will be The Winter’s Heart, our Christmas show – and the other will feature songs from all 5 CDs! Hoping it all comes together because we are looking forward to singing and playing here again!


March 17th 2017

Happy St Patrick’s Day with TV for the symphony!

Click for link to watch: Cathie Ryan singing and talking on eightWest for the GRS. — Photo with Patrick Mangan on fiddle from the Winter’s Heart Tour, December 2016


February 06th 2017

The Cathie Ryan Band MARCH 2017 with The Grand Rapids Symphony in Michigan!

The Cathie Ryan Band will be in concert with the Grand Rapids Symphony conducted by Maestro John Varineau on March 17th,18th, and 19th, 2017. Cathie and her band, featuring brilliant traditional musicians Patsy O’Brien on guitar and vocals, Patrick Mangan on fiddle and Brian Melick on percussion, perform Cathie’s beloved songs with lashings of rafter […]


October 07th 2016

Cathie joins some of Broadway’s best on the brand new CD by award winning composer and lyricist David Mallamud!

I am so proud to be singing on David Mallamud’s debut CD, “The Wild and Whimsical Worlds of David Mallamud,” with some of Broadway’s greatest vocalists – Sierra Boggess, Constantine Maroulis, Amick Byram, Christiane Noll and more! David composed and orchestrated such a selection of compelling songs for us to sing! It is a fanciful […]


September 29th 2016

October 2016 – Concerts in NY and CT – North American Premier of Áille na Háille

”Aille na hAille – A Terrible Beauty” is a stirring, brilliantly conceived tribute…..Highly recommended.” The Irish Echo I am honored to have been invited to sing once again in one of Dr Charlie Lennon’s beautiful, sweeping suites of music that illuminate watershed events in Irish History. Please join us for the North American Premier of […]


September 26th 2016

November and December 2016: The Cathie Ryan Band Christmas Tour!

The acclaimed Irish singer Cathie Ryan and her award-winning band celebrate a traditional Irish American Christmas with The Winter’s Heart. Featuring Cathie’s heart-stirring vocals, her band’s virtuoso musicianship, and beloved stories, poetry, and song, this musical celebration of the holidays is sure to warm the heart. From ethereal hymns to exuberant jigs and reels, The […]