Trailer Documentary Film score I wrote

I am thrilled to share that “My First And Last Film,” a Documentary Film that I composed and performed the score for , is now making it’s way through film festivals. The film Director and crew are fromMilwaukee. The film will be screened at the Milwaukee Film Festival Oct 18th, 23rd and 29th.

Here is the trailer and my music. Hope you get a chance to see the film.

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Summer of fun in Wisconsin

Thank you for a great Summer season of performances in Wisconsin. And so much fun performing with my amazing Troublemakers band, and others who joined me this summer: Tony Menzer, and Paul Exworthy, bass; Jamey Clark, and Rob Gay, Tony Wagner and Zach Vogel, drums; Jim Ohlschmidt, guitar; Johnny O, Bryan Koenig, and Jim Schwarz, harmonica; Erik Bertaud and John Salerno, sax/flute; Genevieve Heyward, and Gervis Myles, backing vocals; Steve Hamilton, Aaron Fischer and Mark Thiede, engineers; Teflon, PR; Ty Helbach, photographer; Jadacey and Cassey for help at Summerfest; and the amazing Ruby James for the fun Monday night's at Glidden Lodge.

And many thanks to all the places

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September Concert at Door Community Auditorium

I am very excited to have my own show at Door Community Auditorium in Fish Creek, WI

Since I arrived in Door County in 2016, it’s going to be like none other you have seen of me performing. DCA is a seated concert venue. My band The Troublemakers are a fantastic group of all-star musicians who love and live the blues. Special guests, stories from my 40 year career. and just a lot of Troublemaking fun. Hope you get your tickets asap.

More information and tickets can be purchased here

Some info on Troublemaker’s Band:

Tony Menzer (Bass) has been on the music scene for over 55 years.  Unemployable in the real world, he turned to a life of Music and art.  He has been fortunate enough to spend time on stage with the likes of Clyde Stubblefield (20 years), W.C. Clark (10 years), Victor de Lorenzo, Bill Lordan, Hubert Sumlin  and Jackson Browne to name a few. His background in the blues world includes….

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Summer 2019

Hello and Happy Summer,

I am enjoying an amazing start to summer with a great lineup of gigs throughout Wisconsin, but mostly in Door County, WI (called the Cape Cod of the mid-west).  

Surrounded by water it is a lovely place to be.

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A Song for Etta

I wrote a song for my poodle Etta who passed away October 10, 2018. She was by my side since birth and her sister Lily is figuring out a new world to navigate. Suffice to say music helped me to grieve. Stay tuned for a music video to be released next holiday season. In the meantime I recorded it in studio and happy to share the track here.

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My International Blues Challenge The videos

As I traveled to Memphis my crew made these docu-vids of my experience. From Beale Street to the ducks at Peabody Hotel, interviews and performance excerpts.

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Please Support My Road To Memphis

Even though my Memphis trip is over, you can still contribute to help fund the expenses it took to get there. I am full of all the amazing experiences and connections that I made, and look forward to absorbing all that I did and learned from my trip, so I can continue to be the artist you can be proud of.  I want to thank all of those who have already contributed.

Onward with the Blues! Cathy

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