LOCAL GLOBAL JAZZ: “…songs spanning cultures and epochs, performed by a fiery jazz ensemble and imbued with a vibrant improvisational aesthetic…”
Katchie Cartwright, PhD, combines an extensive background in musical performance as a flutist and singer with ethnomusicology, specializing in improvisational traditions of the world. Her discography includes a variety of albums under her own name and as a side musician. She performs in The San Antonio/Austin area as a freelance flutist and with her world-jazz project, Katchie & le Monde Caché.
Katchie hosts Caminhos do Jazz, a Saturday morning radio show on KRTU 91.7 FM in San Antonio. The program offers world mixtures and collaborations, with an emphasis on Brazilian jazz. Visit the blog at caminhosdojazz.blogspot.com for audio playback and full playlists.