Ros Williams grew up in Australia, where there is a very strong representation of Irish immigrants and interest in Celtic music. She studied music at university, majoring in Ethnomusicology, Musicology and Education. She has trained in voice and other instruments. She has taught music in schools and privately, to a wide age-range from early childhood to adults, and has conducted community choirs. She has lived in Montreal for 9 years and sings in a women’s choir.