Catherine “BB” Bowness

Catherine (BB) Bowness started the banjo thirteen years ago in her hometown, Koitiata, New Zealand and soon after was accepted as the New Zealand School of Music’s first banjoist. After completing a Bachelor of Music in jazz performance in 2012, BB moved to Boston, MA and has since been in demand as a teacher and performer throughout New England. BB has performed with bands across the United States as well as in New Zealand, Australia, Ireland, and Canada. Her newest band, Mile Twelve, has quickly been gaining recognition for their outstanding performances in the bluegrass world.