Southwest Folk Music

Teodoro Ted Ramirez

Southwest Troubadour


POB 19023

Tucson, Arizona 85731


The music of Teodoro "Ted" Ramirez is a celebration of Southwest music, and culture. 

Ted's repertoire is authentic, and consists of original music, classic Mexican and American folk songs rich with sound and originality.

Ted has received numerous culture preservation awards including the prestigious:

 The "Arizona Culture Keeper" award 

Ted is "Tucson’s Official Troubadour" as declared by Tucson Mayor and City Council of Tucson in 2001.

Founder of the celebrated folk group "The Santa Cruz River Band"

Tubac Presidio Park & Museum's Artist-in-Residence

at the Tubac Presidio Park where his concert Artist-in-Residence Concert Series has garnered national acclaim.

A Teodoro Ted Ramirez concert is an insightful expedition into Southwest culture and music. 


An Arizona troubadour performing the folk music of the Southwest - classic Mexican and American folk songs & stories. A solo concert performer and songwriter from Tucson, Arizona.

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Ted's Tubac Presidio Park & Museum Concert Series Begins October call 520-398-2252 for reservations!

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