The Stefan George Memorial Songwriting Contest

Renamed this year to honor TKMA's friend and 2013 Headliner Stefan George who passed away in 2015.

Saturday, May 6th, 12:00 — 2:00
on the Patio Stage (In front of the Museum of Art entrance)

Ten finalists (chosen from a field that typically numbers more than 40) will perform two original songs each for the Folk Festival audience and a panel of judges that includes fellow songwriters.
Contestants will be evaluated on:
  • Originality & Uniqueness
  • Song Structure
  • Arrangement
  • Talent & Stage Presence
The winner will perform a 25-minute set on the Plaza Stage at 6:00 on Saturday.

Look here for the list of finalists as the festival approaches!