The Stefan George Memorial Songwriting Competition

Dedicated to TKMA's friend and 2013 Headliner Stefan George who passed away in 2015.

Saturday, May 5th, 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
First Place:
  • $100 Award
  • 25-minute set on the Plaza Stage at 6:00 on Saturday.
  • $50 Award

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