Musicians

rob fotoRob Bethel is a freelance cellist in the Boston area. Aside from playing classical music, he is a fan and advocate for free improvisation and really likes making up his own music. He is sought after as an improvisor, workshop facilitator, and classical music interpreter throughout New England. Rob was also recently a guest performer and clinician at the Chants de Vielles Festival in Quebec.

 

ellenepsteinEllen Epstein is a life-long singer, guitar teacher, and Certified Music Practitioner with the Music for Healing and Transition Program. She has recorded three albums with the trio of Kallet, Epstein, and Cicone. For more information, visit overallmusic.com.

 

Megan Henderson is a pianist, singer and piano teacher. She has sm_megan-photo-1228253293sung with the Boston Camerata, Village Harmony (from Vermont), Schola Cantorum of Boston and the Boston Bach Ensemble. As a pianist she has played and continues to play with singers and instrumentalists of all ages in and around the Boston area.

 

sm_mgp1-1228254022Marytha Paffrath sings and is the principal drummer and percussionist in Libana, the renowned women’s world music ensemble. In addition she is an innovative teacher, composer, and writer.

 

sm_sr7-1228253979Susan Robbins is the Founder and Artistic Director of Libana, an internationally renowned women’s world music that explores the music, dance and spirit of women around the globe. A multi-instrumentalist, vocalist and teacher, music has been at the heart of her own spiritual journey throughout her life. She also is the director of Third Life Studio in Somerville, MA, a center for creativity and spirit as expressed through the many vibrant artistic and spiritual practices of the world. For more information, visit libana.commyspace.com/libanamusic, and thirdlifestudio.com.