Based in Northern California, CATHERINE SCHOLZ is an award-winning singer/songwriter. Her material is soothingly mellow alternative/indie folk. She started composing/performing while studying music at the University of Minnesota-Minneapolis, having previously been in youth orchestras and school choirs throughout her teens. To date she has recorded 2 LPs, both of which received a good reception from the critics. Her extensive set of influences include Joni Mitchell, Bonnie Raitt, Jeff Buckley, Janis Joplin and Chet Baker.