Borderland Artists - Tucson, Arizona
Teodoro Ted Ramirez


Tucson's Official Troubadour
Teodoro Ted Ramirez

Teodoro Ted Ramirez - Arizona Folksinger

Born in Tucson, Arizona on Sunday February 15, 1953.

Ted's exposure to Mexican and American folk music served as inspiration and provided a strong foundation for his own music. 

Ted is primarily a folksinger, he has written many beautiful songs: “My Beloved Tucson”, “Viva Tucson”, “Billy Stiles”, “Look To Baboquivari” El Presidio” and “ Northern Star” are a few examples.

He is Tucson's Official Troubadour as proclaimed by the Tucson Mayor and City Council in 2001. He is the Artist-In-Residence at the Tubac Presidio Park and Museum in Tubac, Arizona-where he hosts his annual Artist-In-Residence Concert Series 

The series typically runs from October through to April. The concerts are held indoors in a 1880's one-room school house located at the Tubac Presidio Park facility.

Past featured artists and performers include:

Tish Hinojosa

Peter McLaughlin

Dolan Ellis

Jamie O'Brien

Walt Michael

Gil Brown

Sule Greg Wilson

Don Armstrong

Leah and Athena Blue 

Teodoro Ted Ramirez


To learn more about Ted - see the Artist Bio Page

Contact Information


Phone: 520-981-2240
Snail Mail: POB 19023 - Tucson, AZ - 85731


Tubac Presidio Park information and reservations:

Phone: (520) 398-2252
Tubac Presidio
One Burruel Street
Tubac, AZ 85646-1296



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Teodoro "Ted" Ramirez

Borderland Artists - POB 19023 - Tucson, AZ - 85731