Young Performers Competition ​
​2019
​We are looking for entries from young people aged up to 25 who perform folk, accoustic or roots music as a solo artist or duo.

To enter please send your details and a good quality recording to [email protected]
Entries close on 28th February 2019


1st Prize: £100,  a day recording at Purple Pro Audio studios in Leeds, a booking to perform at the 2020 festival and your name on the Richard Moody Trophy.​​​

Runners Up:  both runners up will receive a cash prize of £75

The decision of the judges will be final.
Prizes

Previous winners of the Young Performers
Competition

  1. James Haigh - 2015
    James Haigh - 2015
  2. Hannah Cumming - 2014
    Hannah Cumming - 2014
  3. Joel Gardner - 2018
    Joel Gardner - 2018
  4. Rose Redd - 2013
    Rose Redd - 2013
  5. Luke Hirst & Sarah Smout - 2011
    Luke Hirst & Sarah Smout - 2011
  6. Sunjay - 2012
    Sunjay - 2012
  7. Sophie Hoskin-Taylor - 2016
    Sophie Hoskin-Taylor - 2016
  8. Toby Burton - 2017
    Toby Burton - 2017
  9. The Richard Moody Trophy
    The Richard Moody Trophy