Kate Koenig

Guitarist Kate Koenig

Kate Koenig is a singer/songwriter, music teacher, and music journalist based in Brooklyn, New York. Before she began writing for Acoustic Guitar in 2017, she was the editor of Music Alive!, an in-classroom music education magazine for middle schoolers, for 16 issues. Today, she's a regular contributor to Acoustic Guitar, Premier Guitar, the annual Martin Journal, and Guitar Girl Magazine.

Favorite Album: Crack-Up by Fleet Foxes

Favorite Song to Play on Guitar: "Back to the Old House" by the Smiths

Favorite Guitar: my Fender Nashville Deluxe Telecaster in White Blonde


  • Haircuts for Barbers (2019)
  • Etemenanki (2021)

Articles by Kate Koenig

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Learn How to Play Guitar Online in 2021

Being a self-taught guitarist is pretty common. Here are a few ways to learn guitar online from a wide variety of the latest apps, subscriptions, and websites in 2021.