Kat Ward

Portrait of Kat Ward

BA Programme Officer
+ WaterBear Staff Tutor

Kat is a songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and vocalist who loves to write songs about bubble tea and existentialism.

Having previously been the vocalist and bassist for her own progressive metal band, she has released 3 albums through indie labels and gigged extensively. She studied Songwriting at Berklee and has an MA in Music Business Innovation & Enterprise. She has previously worked as a music therapist and is now focussed on being a diy artist and digital content creator. Kat has had her music played on many local radio stations alongside BBC Introducing and BBC 6 Music.

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Our Courses

We are world leaders in on-site, online and blended learning for musicians. Our BA (Hons) and Master’s courses are internationally recognised and approved by Falmouth University.

BA (Hons) Career Musician

You are an independent, self-motivated musician who wants to thrive, not just survive.

BA (Hons) Electronic Music and Business

Produce great music. Hone your skills. Forge your career.

MA Music Entrepreneur

Sharpen your commercial edge. Study online or with a blend of on-site and online activity. It’s up to you.

Why WaterBear?

Tardigrade (AKA Water Bear)

  • Micro-animal that is found everywhere, in all extreme climates
  • The most resilient creature known to humanity. Survives and adapts to its surroundings
  • This resilience and ability to adapt and survive inspires us in everything we do