Betsy Rose

Betsy Rose is a singer/ songwriter whose music blends compassion, mindfulness, depth and humor. She’s presented and sung for educators, hospice workers, parents, and spiritual communities. Visionaries such as Thich Nhat Hanh, Matthew Fox, and Joanna Macy have used her music in their work. Betsy’s a long time leader in the family practice program at Spirit Rock Meditation Center.

After Sept 11, Betsy created Singing For Peace, non professional singers who gather in public to sing songs of healing and peace. She’s a frequent voice at public gatherings for peace, reconciliation and justice. Her numerous recordings include Welcome To The Circle, songs of empowerment and healing especially for women and Calm Down Boogie, children’s music celebrating the joys of mindfulness, simple living, earth care and family bonds. Her latest recording is Long For This World, songs of loss, remembrance and comfort for those experiencing bereavement.