Cathy Segal Garcia


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Vocalist, Musician, Songwriter

Cathy Segal Garcia, a fervent music enthusiast, draws inspiration from her familial roots deeply entrenched in musicality. Raised amidst the harmonious melodies of her parents and twin sisters, Cathy's passion for music blossomed early on. Her father's leadership in a big band and proficiency in the saxophone laid the foundation for her musical journey. Cathy's pursuit of musical excellence led her to the prestigious halls of the Berklee College of Music in Boston, where she honed her craft. Throughout her illustrious career, she has been drawn to the captivating realm of jazz, both as a performer and a composer. Skillful in playing flute and adept at musical arrangement, Cathy has also authored several acclaimed books on vocal techniques, showcasing her multifaceted talent and unwavering dedication to the art form. These publications include “Basics for Vocal Technique,” and “The Art of Becoming.”