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Performers

Angela Autumn stands outdoors, looking a little wary and holding her left elbow with her right hand. She looks younger than her age of 24.
EMERGING ARTIST: Angela Autumn grew up in western Pennsylvania, but recently relocated to Nashville to follow her dreams. A country, bluegrass and folk artist who has been performing since age 12, she has been inspired by a recent resurgence of true folk musicians in her generation. She is passionate about bringing traditional music to the general public. Read more...
The six members of Buffalo Rose, all young people, stand in front of a stone wall. On the left is a mandolin player, on the right is a guitarist.  Two of the others are barefoot in the grass.
EMERGING ARTIST: Listening to Buffalo Rose is like driving on the open road with the windows down, letting the breezes of various musical styles wash over you. With mandolin, guitar, dobro, upright bass, and ethereal vocal harmonies, there's a singular beauty in every Buffalo Rose song. Read more...
Caroline Keane, holding a concertina, gazes to her right with a big smile. She's wearing a vibrant gold sweater and her dark hair curls over her shoulders.
EMERGING ARTIST: Caroline Keane grew up in Limerick, Ireland, she was surrounded by musical richness, which has become the cornerstone of her uniquely vibrant, passionate and emotive style of concertina playing. And yes, she still lives in Ireland, and will be performing in our showcase from there! Read more...
Emily Drinker gazes thoughtfully down and to her left in a glamour shot. She's wearing a bronze sequined sleeveless top, and her gold hair curls artfully over her left shoulder.
EMERGING ARTIST: Emily Drinker is an award-winning singer-songwriter from Philadelphia, PA. She blends folk, soul, and pop with a ukulele, backing band, and soulful three-part harmonies through live looping. Read more...

News

Rob Kronen stands with his guitar on his shoulder, holding the neck with his right hand.  He's a young man with short sandy hair and beard, wearing a black tee and red plaid flannel shirt.
Congratulations to Rob Kronen for scoring top honors in our 2020 Virtual Emerging Artist Showcase, livestreamed on August 9. Here's a big round of applause to all five finalists for a very entertaining evening. We're looking forward to hearing more from all of them. Want to enjoy it again, or share it with friends? Watch the archive on YouTube! Read more...
Words: Watch and VOTE!
Tune in this evening (August 9) at 7pm for LIVE performances from five new acts, and vote for your favorite! View it here on our website, or on our festival Facebook or YouTube -- read on for links. Read more...
Sara Willard and Peter Winter smile for a candid portait. Both are young people; Peter has reddish hair and a short beard; Sara has long dark straight hair.
Peter Winter and Sara Willard are Susquehanna Folk board members, and musicians themselves. They'll chat with each of the finalists after the performances to help you get to know them. Watch their video spot to meet them for a minute... and tune in TONIGHT at 7pm for the LIVE Emerging Artist Showcase! Read more...
Rob Kronen stands with his guitar on his shoulder, holding the neck with his right hand.  He's a young man with short sandy hair and beard, wearing a black tee and red plaid flannel shirt.
Meet Rob Kronen, a blues guitarist and singer-songwriter who will be performing in our Virtual Emerging Artist Showcase on August 9. Read more...
Emily Drinker gazes thoughtfully down and to her left in a glamour shot. She's wearing a bronze sequined sleeveless top, and her gold hair curls artfully over her left shoulder.
Meet Emily Drinker, an award-winning singer-songwriter who will be performing in our Virtual Emerging Artist Showcase on August 9. Read more...
Caroline Keane, holding a concertina, gazes to her right with a big smile. She's wearing a vibrant gold sweater and her dark hair curls over her shoulders.
Meet Caroline Keane, an enchanting Irish concertina player who will be performing in our Virtual Emerging Artist Showcase on August 9. Read more...
The six members of Buffalo Rose, all young people, stand in front of a stone wall. On the left is a mandolin player, on the right is a guitarist.  Two of the others are barefoot in the grass.
Meet Buffalo Rose, a rockin' multi-member band that will be performing in our Virtual Emerging Artist Showcase on August 9. Read more...
Angela Autumn stands outdoors, looking a little wary and holding her left elbow with her right hand. She looks younger than her age of 24.
Meet Angela Autumn, a Nashville singer-songwriter who will be performing in our Virtual Emerging Artist Showcase on August 9. Read more...
A vintage microphone with "SFMS" in a marquee over the top where radio call letters would be.
Our judges have selected five finalists to participate in our Virtual Emerging Artist Showcase to be live-streamed August 9. Ukulele and live-loop harmonies... Irish concertina... a Nashville singer-songwriter... Delta blues guitar... a 6-piece band rocking originals and covers... Read on to find out who they are! Read more...
The Quixote Project performs at the 2019 Emerging Artist Showcase.
Our Emerging Artist Showcase is one of the most-anticipated parts of our festival. We can't do it in person in 2020, so we're taking it online! Join us on August 9 at 7pm to see five great new acts performing LIVE, and vote for your favorite. Who will bag our $500 prize? Folk performers of any age who aren't yet regulars on big-time stages are encourage to apply by July 25! Read more...

Events

Emerging Artist Showcase: Performer #1

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Patio Stage Saturday, 11:00 am to 11:20 am

Emerging Artist Showcase: Performer #2

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Patio Stage Saturday, 11:40 am to 12:00 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase: Performer #3

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Patio Stage Saturday, 12:20 pm to 12:40 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase: Performer #4

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Patio Stage Saturday, 1:00 pm to 1:20 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase: Performer #5

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Patio Stage Saturday, 1:40 pm to 2:00 pm

Emerging Artist Showcase Winner

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Main Stage Saturday, 4:05 pm to 4:50 pm