We're All Born Singing

FRI. NOV. 20: Noon (Eastern US)

Come check out my 21st century adaptation of the tongue twisting folk song


with new verses inspired by

RBG, John Lewis, Kamala Harris,

and our world today...

This week, the Daily Antidote of Song is partnering with the

Archive of the Library of Congress American Folklife Center.

I am thrilled to be part of this celebration of 225 days of singing!

Everyone is invited to join this free program live at noon:


OR to view and sing along anytime after that:


Archive Challenge Nov 2020
The Daily Antidote of Song is produced by Washington Revels and Carpe Diem Arts, with participants from 46 states and more than a dozen countries. It was originally designed to help people during isolation — but as the growing community has continued to sing together and to navigate other national and international challenges, the songs have become increasing focused on racial and social justice and peace, while continuing to sing also for the benefit of creating joy, strength, and community during tough times. Song leaders are joining from all across the US, as well as from Canada, Europe, and Africa.
Bird duet


Nov. 2 - 30, 2020

5-week session

Monday evenings 7:30 - 8:45 p.m. (Eastern US)

~ Limited class size ~

Register and pay here:


You will be sent a confirmation and the zoom link for the class.

Welcome Walk chorus 2018

Every year, the Global Village Project WELCOME WALK is a chance for our community - including students, families, volunteers, donors, partners, and friends - to come together and extend our welcome to refugees and immigrants everywhere.

This year, we invite you to join us for a unique virtual experience to show your commitment to building welcoming community. Our 8th annual Welcome Walk will take place during the week of November 22nd - 28th, 2020!

Click HERE to see more about how you can Walk, Run, Bike, Swim, Dance... Donate... to support the students of the Global Village Project!

Join my Team!!


* Elise Witt w:Songbook, photo by Jessica Lily
CD Covers together

CDs & Digital Download Cards

Done with CDs? You can now get any of my music as digital downloads.

And yes, CDs are still available, though Love Being Here and the archival Elise Witt & Small Family Orchestra double CD are almost sold out.

Click HERE to peruse the Music!

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On November 23, 2019, over 50 musicians and more than 300 audience members gathered at the Chosewood Arts Complex in Atlanta to celebrate the release of my All Singing Songbook.You can watch the whole concert here!
Jacqueline Howard wrote a wonderful version of Otis Redding's classic song for the Global Village Project. We sang it at the Harriet Tubman Museum in Macon, Otis' hometown, and his daughter Karla Redding-Andrews loved it!

Elise's Upcoming Schedule

Nov. 2-30 ~ Online

7:30 - 8:45 p.m. Singing for Fun for Everyone, 5-week class

Nov. 20 ~ Online

12:00 p.m. "Daily Antidote of Song" for Smithsonian Folkways, Library of Congress Folklife

Nov. 22-28 ~ Online

Global Village Project WELCOME WALK

Dec. 7-28 ~ Online

7:30 - 8:45 p.m. Singing for Fun for Everyone, 4-week class

Dec. 11 ~ Online

2:00 p.m. Global Village Project Authors' Tea: "Habitats"


Jan. 4-25 ~ Online

7:30 - 8:45 p.m. Singing for Fun for Everyone, 4-week class

June 27 - July 3 ~ Brasstown NC

An Impromptu Glorious Chorus™ Week-long Singing Workshop @ John C. Campbell Folk School

July 13-17 ~ Elkins WV

Vocal Week @ Augusta Heritage Center

Aug. 20-22 ~ East Ridge TN (Chattanooga area)

Get Off the Grid Fest @ Camp Jordan

We're All Born Singing