Armadale Arts Festival, 11 - 27 May 2018
The Armadale Arts Festival is a creative program of live music, urban art, dance, literature and arts and crafts, all showcasing the incredible talent coming from this region.
2018 FESTIVAL ARTIST
A musician since the 70s, Cathie Travers is now one of the most highly regarded accordionists in the nation. She has performed across a wide range of genres, from rock bands as a singer-guitarist and keyboard player, to a classical pianist, avant-garde keyboardist, and exponent of digital technologies in music.
Cathie’s talent has seen her featured as a composer, performer, and musical director for numerous theatre and dance works as well as ensemble and orchestral performances around Australia, Asia, USA, Canada, and the UK. Cathie is regularly inspired by a social or environmental situation and continues to write original instrumental titles.
Her passion for sharing her gift through education, an innate sense of music, and a love of creativity makes her the perfect choice as Festival Artist for this year’s Armadale Arts Festival.