Katharina has been involved in music since childhood, playing clarinet, piano, and guitar, and singing in choirs. She attended The University of Texas at San Antonio where she studied music with vocals as her primary instrument.
Her professional live band performance projects began in 1999, and included:
"Circle of Fifths" cover band San Antonio, TX;
"E7" cover band San Antonio, TX;
Unbecoming" original band in Ft. Lauderdale, FL.
"Under The Influence" cover band Orlando, FL,
"The Cast Band" Orlando, FL
"SWITCH" with alternate names: "The Big Band Theory" and "Nerd Ranger", Orlando, FL
"Clockwork", San Antonio, TX
"The Band 4X", Tampa, FL
Katharina has played in acoustic duets in prestigious restaurants and venues in Central Florida with guitar players David Smith, and Mike Lynch.
She has had the opportunity to have opened for known bands such as "Genitorturers", "Crossbreed" and "Loverboy" during her professional career.
Katharina has worked alongside many talented and prestigious individuals, such as Trae Peirce and his band "Trae Peirce and the T-Stone Band". Trae Peirce is a four Time Grammy Award winning producer, and former bass player for the "Ohio Players Band". He has worked and produced musicians such as Jodeci, James Brown, Peter Gabriel, and Randy Travis among several others.
She also assisted as back up vocalist for Orlando Reggae Pop singer Tanta T, where they performed at the "2012 Caribbean Festival" in Cocoa, FL. and assisted with backup vocals for the Reverend Mr. Ed Brown's Gospel CD, produced by Grammy Award winning drummer Will Covington. She also has song writing credits and featured vocals on Fred Chandlers song titled "My Happy Little Space" on his album "TeknoTeq".
Among her endeavors during her performance years, Katharina has sang in Central Florida and Texas for both large and smaller scale events being corporate or city hosted, such as: The Hard Rock Live, Universal Studio's, BB Kings, Planet Hollywood, and city festivals.
Katharina is also a songwriter.
Available on I-tunes is her single titled "Talk To Me", under her former artist name Katharina Castoire.
She also has EDM tracks written with Orlando Based DJ D-Xtreme through the Cognitive Music Label, titled "Feel My Love", which is available on Beatport alongside several DJ remixes done by DJ COLOMBO, DJ Dave Gluskin, DJ Nology, and DJ Johnny Dangerously.
Also now available on BEATPORT is her newest song titled "Bodywork" with New Orleans based DJ JROK, through GIGABEATS Music Label.
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