Kate Koenig

Guitarist Kate Koenig

Kate Koenig is a singer/songwriter, music teacher, and music journalist based in Brooklyn, New York. Before they began writing for Acoustic Guitar in 2017, they were the editor of Music Alive!, an in-classroom music education magazine for middle schoolers, for 16 issues. Today, they're 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 acoustic/electric Taylor AD12e


  • Haircuts for Barbers (2019)
  • Etemenanki (2021)
  • Immortal Rhythm (2023)

Articles by Kate Koenig