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Performers

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EMERGING ARTIST: The Quixote Project is a roots-music outfit that pulls from traditional genres to blur the lines of modern music. "Frontman Jeff Selby with a revolving cast of musicians have distilled the multi-genre sounds of a beachfront music festival into a remarkably cohesive live set, with hints of bluegrass, folk, and rock in a style that would be pigeonholed as “jam” if the songwriting wasn’t so explicitly pop-oriented" says Dave Fox of Music Without Labels. Read more...
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EMERGING ARTIST: Katherine Rondeau is a full-throttle singer-songwriter who focuses her passion for classic folk music through a thoroughly modern lens. After bursting onto the Philly folk scene in 2015, she was quickly recognized for her rich, bold voice and warm, engaging personality. Her original songs draw audiences in and take them on journeys both real and imagined. Read more...
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EMERGING ARTIST: This alternative-folk band from West Chester, PA combines contemporary indie-rock songwriting with a traditional folk instrumentation, playing original music as well as "folked-up" cover sets. Read more...
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EMERGING ARTIST: Shimmering lyrics, deft finger-picking and soaring melodies — Ithaca, NY’s Austin MacRae is a troubadour whose songwriting is characterized by poetic lyrics and poignant stories from rural upstate New York. Read more...
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EMERGING ARTIST: For over fifteen years, Hannah Bingman has been writing and performing her folk/blues compositions at venues along the east coast. Bingman has grabbed opening slots for musicians such as Kaki King, Michael Glabicki, Jeffrey Gaines, the Infamous Stringdusters, Ellis, and Christine Lavin. She's also a past winner of SFMS's Songwriting Contest and one of last year's Emerging Artist finalists. Read more...

News

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The Susquehanna Folk Festival is proud to welcome our five Emerging Artist Showcase finalists! The showcase spotlights acts that have not yet become well known on the folk concert or festival circuits. Check out their videos now, and on Saturday morning, July 27, head over to the Coffeehouse Stage and catch their performances. The winning act will be on the Main Stage at 5:15pm Saturday. Maybe you'll find your new favorite band! Read more...

Events

Emerging Artist Showcase: Box of Books

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Coffeehouse Stage Saturday, 10:30 am to 10:50 am

Emerging Artist Showcase: Hannah Bingman

Hannah Bingman, wearing an old-fashioned brimmed hat and blouse, gazes off to the left.
Coffeehouse Stage Saturday, 11:10 am to 11:30 am

Emerging Artist Showcase: Katherine Rondeau

Katherine Rondeau performing with mic and guitar; she's smiling with her chin raised and eyes closed.
Coffeehouse Stage Saturday, 11:50 am to 12:10 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase: Austin MacRae

Austin MacRae, smiling dreamily with his head turned aside, fingers a guitar-like instrument.
Coffeehouse Stage Saturday, 12:30 pm to 12:50 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase: The Quixote Project

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Coffeehouse Stage Saturday, 1:10 pm to 1:30 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase Winner: The Quixote Project

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Main Stage Saturday, 5:15 pm to 6:00 pm