Katherine Rhoda

A native of Milo, Maine, Katherine has worked on Monhegan since 1973, spending a winter bagging bait, and many summers working at the Trailing Yew hotel, cleaning and painting houses, leading music at the Monhegan Community Church, and performing music solo and with the island trio Josephine’s Girls. You may have heard her playing hammered dulcimer on the Yew porch or accordion on the dock, emceeing the Monhegan Jamboree, or introducing folks to her Marxophone, violin-guitar, or more. Her goal is to make heartfelt music fostering authentic human connection.