Non-profit providing young people equitable access and opportunities in the Twin Cities music community. ︎



FAQ

     1.) Is it all ages?    All the time.

2.) Venue information?
    The Garage is located at 75 Civic Center Pkwy, Burnsville, MN. Find FAQs about The Garage here
    The Treasury is located at 965 Payne Ave, St. Paul, MN. Find FAQs about The Treasury here.

2.) What is your covid policy?    As of 2023, face masks are required at all Catalyst events regardless of vaccination status.

3.) Where can I find your annual report?    Right here ︎︎︎ link

4.) What is your code of conduct?   Right here ︎︎︎ link


Catalyst Music works to empower young people by providing them their own spaces”




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about


Twin Cities Catalyst Music (Catalyst) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization with the mission to provide young people with equitable access to see, experience, and participate in the Twin Cities music community.

Catalyst fulfills its mission through The Garage in Burnsville and Treasury in St. Paul, which are their all ages (no 18+ or 21+ restrictions), community driven, locally supportive, alcohol-free, live music venues, recording studio, and educational facilities

The organization works to empower young people by providing them “their own spaces” to perform, participate in music education programs, learn valuable employment skills, partake in leadership opportunities, and engage with their local community.

In addition to live performances, the organization offers virtual and in-person free year-round music education programs focused on songwriting, performance, recording, videography, and music production.

Since 2015, Catalyst has presented over 500 live performances for a collective audience of more than 50,000 individuals while working with over 2,000 young aspiring artists through various free mentoring and performance opportunities.





staff


Jean Hartman


Interim Executive Director
executivedirector@catalystmusic.org

Nadirah McGill


Talent & Promotions Manager
nadirah@catalystmusic.org
    

Caitlyn Williams


Operations Manager
caitlyn@catalystmusic.org





   

Vernon Neal


Studio Manager
studio.manager
@catalystmusic.org


Joey Chavez


Production Manager
production.manager
@catalystmusic.org

Chadwick “Niles” Phillips


Artist-in-Residence
chadwick@catalystmusic.org

Sarah Bel Kloetzke


Digital Content Coordinator
sarah@catalystmusic.org



board

SHANNON ROBINSON – PRESIDENT

JAMES TAYLOR – VICE PRESIDENT

JOEL WALTERS – TREASURER

RENITA FISHER – SECRETARY

ANDREA GRAHAM

LISA HOLYFIELD

ALEXANDER SALAZAR


CARRIE SCHAFFER

JENNIFER SORENSON

STACEY SUPINA

KAI THIETJE

DAVID WASHINGTON

CARL ATIYA SWANSON