2020 Grassy Hill Kerrville

New Folk Songwriting Competition 

Finalist Concert - October 10th & 11th

Winners Concert - Oct. 17th

  Out of more than 700 entries, 24 songwriters have been selected as Finalists in the 2020 Grassy Hill Kerrville New Folk Songwriting Competition. These 24 Finalists will perform in the VIRTUAL New Folk Finalists Concerts on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 10th & 11th at 1:30pm. (details & concerts below).

  The emcee for the 2020 New Folk concerts will be Hilary Adamson, and six winners of the competition will be chosen by our 2020 New Folk Judges - Tom Prasada-Rao, Stuart Adamson, and Bernice Lewis

   On Sunday evening, Oct. 11th, during the KFF Evening Concert, the six 2020 New Folk Winners will be announced. Each of the six winners will perform a 15-minute set of original material during the 2020 Grassy Hill Kerrville New Folk Winners Concert on Saturday, Oct. 17 at 1:30pm

Audio-only streaming of the concerts can be enjoyed on the internet radio station Folk Music Notebook.

www.folkmusicnotebook.com/

Virtual Concerts can be enjoyed from the

KFF Website             KFF Youtube          KFF Facebook

2020 New Folk Winners Concert

October 17  -  1:30pm central

Andy Baker  (Gobles, MI)

John John Brown (Pauling, NY)

Louise Mosrie Coombe (Williamsburg, MA)

 

Abigail Lapell  (Toronto, Ontario, CA)

Michael Prysock  (Dallas, TX)

 

Shanna in a Dress  (Boulder, CO)

Finalist Concert Part 1

October 10

1:30pm central

Eliza Edens  (Williamstown, MA)

T Buckley  (Calgary, Alberta CA)

Aubryn  (Nashville, TN)

 

Andy Baker  (Gobles, MI)

Sadie Gustafson-Zook  (Boston, MA)

 

Ryan Davenport  (Taylor, TX)

 

China Kent  (Denver, CO)

 

Nick Depuy  (New Canaan, CT)

 

Louise Mosrie Coombe (Williamsburg, MA)

 

Chad Elliott  (Lamoni, IA)

 

Justina Shandler  (Roanoke, VA)

 

Russ Parrish (Burnsville, MN)

Finalist Concert Part 2

October 11

1:30pm central

John John Brown (Pauling, NY)

 

Claire Kelly  (Nashville, TN)

 

Michael Prysock  (Dallas, TX)

 

Shanna in a Dress  (Boulder, CO)

 

Daniel Elixir  (Brixey, MO)

 

Nancy Beaudette  (Cornwall, Ontario, CA)

 

Clint Alphin  (Nashville, TN)

 

Anne E. DeChant  (Avon Lake, OH)

 

Alex Wong  (Nashville, TN)

 

Susan Cattaneo  (Medford, MA)

 

Jeremy Facknitz  (Colorado Springs, CO)

 

Abigail Lapell  (Toronto, Ontario, CA)

 

2020 New Folk Finalist Concert - Part 1

October 10  -  1:30pm Central

(click to begin at 1:30pm Central on Oct. 10th; if the video doesn't start, refresh your browser and click play.)

 

2020 New Folk Finalist Concert - Part 2

October 11  -  1:30pm Central

(click to begin at 1:30pm Central on Oct. 11th; if the video doesn't start, refresh your browser and click play.)

 

2020 New Folk WINNERS Concert

October 17  -  1:30pm Central

(click to begin at 1:30pm Central on Oct. 17th; if the video doesn't start, refresh your browser and click play.)

Courtesy of our friends Doug Coppock and Happenstance