Southwest Folk Music
Southwest Folk Music

The Music of a Southwest Troubadour 

Ted Ramirez is a premier folksinger/songwriter

from the American Southwest.

He tells the story of his homeland 

using original songs and traditional music and stories.


Ted presents a mixture of

Indigenous, Mexican, European and American music styles, 

Framed with personal insight of the people, places

and history of the American Southwest.


Past tours include: North Wales, England, Ireland,

Canada, The Netherlands, Mexico and the U.S.


Ted’s heritage includes both Indigenous and European roots.


He is the founder of the celebrated

Southwestern folk music group

"The Santa Cruz River Band”


He created and hosted the

"Sounds of Arizona",

 a folk music radio program which aired for

10 years on KSAZ 580AM

in Arizona.


Ted is "Tucson's Official Troubadour",

and the Artist-In-Residence at the

Tubac Presidio Park & Museum

in Tubac, Arizona.  


Ted is a recipient of many prestigious 

culture preservation awards including

the "Arizona Culture Keeper Award".



Booking and info: 520-981-2240

Teodoro Ted Ramirez       Southwest Troubadour

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