Musicians 2020-02-29T18:12:36-05:00

Grassy Hill Song-writing Competition

CT Folk invites singer-songwriters to enter at least two of their compositions in the 2020 Grassy Hill Song Competition.

Five finalists will perform two of their submitted songs at the 2020 Connecticut Folk Festival & Green Expo in New Haven before a panel of judges.The winner will receive a slot in the 2021 Festival lineup and be awarded $250 at the time of their 2021 performance. Finalists will also receive honorariums at the conclusion of the 2020 Fest competition. Judges are music industry professionals and DJs.

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Audition for the Connecticut Folk Festival! Two of the Festival performance slots are reserved for musicians, whether solo-artists or groups, who successfully audition during a special Folk Fridays, the monthly concert series that CT Folk produces each year from October through May.

CT Folk produces the Connecticut Folk Festival & Green Expo each year in New Haven on the first Saturday after Labor Day Weekend. This is a free outdoor event in Edgerton Park with a main stage, a community performance tent, activities for children, and at least 75 “Green Living” exhibitors, educators, and vendors.


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