Bett Padgett sings about today’s social, political and environmental climate. Her thoughtful songs shine through with a vision of a world we want to live in. Her blended gifts of storytelling and well-crafted music lends to a compelling engagement with her audience. A multi-instrumentalist, she accompanies her warm alto voice using innovative guitar techniques, clawhammer banjo, mandolin, piano and harp in styles that cross the borders of Celtic, Old-time, Folk and New Age. After a lifetime of teaching and promoting others, Bett has taken center stage as an artist in recent years with the releases of her most recent albums which have garnered the number 4, 6 and 11 spots on Folk Music Radio.