Whitby Sea Festival 'Song for the Sea' Competition

Are you an established or budding songwriter? Whitby Sea Festival invites entries for this years 'song for the sea' competition. In the last few years it has produced fine winners among which are Jim Radfords' Merchant Seaman' and 'Shores of Normandy', Wendy Arrowsmiths 'Sleep Well Till Morning', and Penni McLaren Walker's 'Song of the Fisherman'.

This year's competition takes place at 12 noon on Sunday 16th July and is open to all (FREE TO ENTER)

All songs will be performed LIVE acoustic . The judges are usually a panel of 4 and all hand picked folk who'll give your song a sympathetic hearing. The panel always includes at least one experienced songwriter and represents a broad musical taste.

You can submit your entry now by emailing moorfolk@googlemail.com with the following info: Your Name, telephone number, Song Title & brief description, composer and approx length.

For more details please contact us on 01947 811508 or email to the address below: