Bett Padgett’s songs are bound to touch a nostalgic chord and in the next minute, tickle your funny bone. Her listeners say that she makes them laugh, cry and think. Her unique blend of songs, storytelling and history have her fans say that her shows are “edutatainment”.
Bett sings about today’s social, political and environmental climate. 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.