“Seth’s playing just feels like he’s channeling ancients—it’s beyond technique.”
Seth Bernard builds community awareness and social change for racial, economic and environmental justice. He also happens to be an absurdly talented singer, musician, and songwriter.
His creative process continually makes space for music—it keeps him going and serves as the baseline for the social and environmental change work that he does.
His work focuses on proactive solutions for social-ecological systems by empowering creativity into a future we design collectively. We’re writing a new story together, and it requires all of our participation.
Born and raised on Earthwork Farm in rural Northern Michigan, Seth Bernard was brought up in the folk and farmstead culture with an enriching integrative experience of the arts, agriculture, and community. In 2001, Seth founded Earthwork Music, a renowned Michigan-based collective of successful independent musicians who focus their efforts on community healing.