Betsy has been directing choirs and creating vocal arrangements for 20 years.

Betsy has the magic touch: a perfect blend of creating great music and changing the world”
Deke Sharon - Producer NBC TV “The Sing-off; Vocal Director/Arranger UNIVERSAL “Pitch Perfect” “Pitch Perfect 2


A vibrant women's choir singing Contemporary and World Music arranged by Betsy. This is a non-auditioned choir of around 50 women and filled with a range of experienced singers as well as many women who thought they couldn't sing! They have been singing together since 2009 and have performed at festivals including Festival of Voices, The Wooden Boats Festival and Cygnet Folk Festival, as well other events. They have recorded 2 CD’s in 2014 and 2017 which they sell at events and profits are given to a variety of charities.

80 Swanston St, Newtown, Tasmania

Tuesday's 5.45 for a 6pm start - 7.30pm

Cost: $15 per session OR $390 for a yearly pass.

Contact Sarah:


A local community choir singing in 2-3 parts for women and men. This group have lots of fun and have been singing together with me since September 2017. After their choir director left, my friend from yoga asked if I could come and lead... and so I have! It’s heaps of fun and open to all levels!

Monday evenings 7 - 8.30pm

Community Centre in South Arm

Cost: $12 per session (+gold coin donation for the Community Centre)


The Cygnet Community Choir is a choir for women and men that commenced in September of 2017 and meets monthly. It’s open to anyone and is lots of fun!

Thursday evenings monthly 6.30 - 8.30pm

2019 Dates:

Feb 14th (under the Oak Tree at Sals!) March 14th, April 11th, May 9th, June 6th, July 4th, AUGUST BETSY AWAY, Sep 5th, Oct 3rd, Nov 7th, Dec 5th

The Supper Room @ The Town Hall

Cost: $20

Contact Sal


 Ahhh the lovely choir from Lennox Head NSW. When I decided to move back to Tasmania after 7 wonderful years on the North Coast of NSW, leaving my sweet choir was so, so hard! SO now we get together for mega-sings every 2-3 months and it's like I never left! New women always welcome to come along!

Lennox Head NSW 

Wednesday 7.30 - 9.00pm DATES TBA

Cost: $20

 Contact Milinda

"Betsy Hanson is a conduit of life, light and love! Her arrangements are beautifully crafted and she conducts the choir with bare feet, a sense of humour and great generosity.”

Sarah Bendeich  Choir member