August 27, 2019
Categories: Academics, Alumni, Music
Catawba College graduate Lisette Rodriguez recently won Best Rock Female Artist at the 2019 Carolina Music Awards competition, held at the Duke Music Center for the Performing Arts in Raleigh.
The awards program, now in its 12th year, was co-founded by performers Roberta Flack and Randy Travis…Rodriguez began playing guitar at the age of 13. “Around the age of 16, I discovered I could sing,” she said. From that, she moved on to writing her own music. She played in a hard rock band in high school, and chose Catawba after doing research on colleges that offered music musical theatre and…