Guitarist Kathleen Halloran's diverse array of skills are fast making her one of the countries most exciting and in demand upcoming musicians. As guitarist for Australian icon Kate Ceberano, Kathleen tours and performs all around the country. She's performed with the likes of Felix Riebl, Iva Davies, William Barton, Jade MaCrae, Jimi Hocking and Darren Middleton to name a few. As a session musician her guitar playing as been heard on countless recordings, in orchestra pits for many musical theatre productions, and on major festival stages all around the country.
Kathleen continues to impress and make a name for herself performing at events and festivals including the 2023 Melbourne Guitar show, Crossroads Guitar Festival, The Melbourne International Jazz Festival, Stonnington Jazz Festival, and the Melbourne International Women's Jazz festival.
While being a passionate collaborator and side-woman, 2023 will see Kathleen push her boundaries and comfort zone, working on her debut album - set to showcase her skills as a vocalist and songwriter, as well as guitarist.
Photos by Sean Clohesy (top) and
Dara Munnis (bottom)