Thanks to all those who participated in writing and submitting your songs and tunes for this year’s FFT Song and Tune awards. We were fortunate to have a wonderful concert featuring those who could make the event last night. Just to let you know the outcome for 2015.
- Song winner was Conn O’Neill and Stephen Bourke with “Men of the Derwent”
- Runner up was Jane Germain with – “Living on the Edge” and
- Encouragement award went to Anthony Aylward – for “The Little Pit Pony”
- Tune writing prize was to Emily Wolfe for “The World of Beatrix Potter”
- People’s Choice award on the night went to Conn O’Neill
Once again I would like to congratulate the winners but thank everyone for your participation and hope you are sharpening up your pencils for another crack at it next year….keep in touch with the Folk Federation of Tasmania – and look out for details on the website – folktas.org
Thanks, Peter – October 2015