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Finalists for the Singer-Songwriter Competition Announced–all will perform Aug 13 at the historic Astra Theatre

  • July 13th, 2016

forest-trees-grass-ray-of-sunshine-largeIn the second annual Ferdinand Folk Festival Singer-Songwriting Contest, four “18-and-under” and nine “over-18” artists will vie for the opportunity to perform on the festival’s NextEra Energy Main Stage later this year. These finalists will showcase their talents in a relaxed, family-friendly, “listening room” atmosphere in the historic Astra Theater in Jasper on Saturday, August 13. The juried performances will begin at 7:00 pm (eastern), and admission will be $10.

The Ferdinand Folk Festival is presented by Best Home Furnishings and the event’s headline entertainer, Rich Robinson, is presented by MasterBrand Cabinets.

Tickets can be purchased in advance by clicking here.

18-and-Under Group
  • Sabrina Becher, Ferdinand, IN
  • Vesper Days, Newburgh, IN
  • Kaiyah Wilhite, Ferdinand, IN
  • Anna Wrasse, Bloomington, IN
Over-18 Group 
  • Bethany Boeglin, Ferdinand, IN
  • Eddie Leroy Burch, Dubois, IN, with Rick Burch, Louisville, KY (duet)
  • Joel Curtis, Louisville, KY
  • Suzanne Denning, St. Meinrad, IN, with Ed Walston, St. Anthony, IN (duet)
  • Andy Hagedorn and Henry Hagedorn, Bristow, IN (duet)
  • Jared Majors-Manley, Mt. Vernon, IN
  • Beau Troesch, Minneapolis, MN
  • Steven Wagler, Jasper, IN
  • Ed Walston, St. Anthony, […]

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