2020 Sammy Peoples Choice Nominee, Cathie Timian is a Central New York based singer, that performs a variety of music for dinner parties, restaurants, galleries, cafes, wineries, breweries, festivals, concerts, and private engagements.
Cathie plays a wide variety of music including; blues, jazz easy listening, country, rock, and americana.
Cathie has been pleasing audiences with her smoky, bluesy vocals for well over two decades. Her velvety sound is reminiscent of Etta James or Ruth Brown. She has explored song in a variety of genres including Blues, Jazz, Rock, Country, Rockabilly and Americana, and has performed with many local legendary artists, and has also performed at Utica’s historic Stanley Theater and at The New York State Fair’s Empire Theater and most recently at Vernon Downs Casino.
Cathie is heavily involved in the local music scene and runs various groups both online and off. As a music enthusiast who excels at connecting people together, Cathie is the owner of Mohawk Valley Open Mic and hosts a variety of local open mics in the area and she is also the host of the new show Local & Live with Cathie Timian, a show where she interviews, and promotes local original artists and their music.
Cathie is known to cater to the venues needs and delivers a great show, no matter the genre of music.