Belfast songstress Katharine Timoney combines powerhouse vocals with classic jazz melodies, honest lyrics and contemporary production. She is the recent winner of the BBC NI Platform Award in the Jazz Category sponsored by The Arts Council of Northern Ireland. As part of the award, she performed her songs with The Ulster Orchestra at a BBC concert in The Ulster Hall, Belfast in May 2019 and also at the BBC NI Proms in 2020. Katharine released her debut album ‘Man of Mine’ in 2016 which was included in ‘Best New Releases of 2016’ by BBC Radio Ulster’s presenter Linley Hamilton. She regularly performs at jazz festivals, most notably Cork Guinness Jazz Festival and Sligo Jazz Project.
Katharine has recently recorded her next record with producer Ben Castle due for release in 2021.