Opera on the River 2022 Headliner
Sunday, July 31, 2022
Lowell Park, Stillwater, MN
Catherine Ramirez has captivated listeners from her roots along the U.S. Southern border to audiences around the world. In addition to earning three international competition prizes in Italy, a New York Recital Debut, and a McKnight Fellowship for Musicians—in recognition of artistic excellence and a distinctive musical voice—she has shared special performances with ‘at-risk’ youth, nuns, cancer patients, and therapists at mental health clinics—harnessing the power of music to bring hope, connection, and inspiration. Along with teaching as Artist-in-Residence at St. Olaf College, she enjoys performing with a broad range of musicians, recently including the Phantom of the Opera Broadway tour, the Houston Ballet, The Who, and The Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra.