The 2020 Traditional Ballad Singing Contest will be held on SATURDAY, February 15th at 7:00 PM at FIRST PARISH DUXBURY, 842 Tremont St (Rte 3A), Duxbury, MA
The links for the Full Contest Info and Sign Up Form and the Poster will be posted by October 1st.
No charge for contestants, all others: $9 Members, $10 Non-members, $4 Children.
Make sure your ballad tells a story with a plot and an ending. Make sure your ballad is so old that nobody knows who wrote it, or make sure your ballad is at least 100 years old. You must sign up ahead so Contest Organizers Karen Haffner and Lynn Feingold can review and OK your choice of ballad. Here are the categories for 2020:
Grade 4 Through High School
Solo performer WITHOUT instrument $50 cash prize
Solo performer WITH instrument $50 cash prize
Group (2 or more) WITHOUT instrument $100 cash prize
Group (2 or more) WITH instrument(s) $100 cash prize
After High School Through Age 25
Solo or group, with/without instrument(s) – $50 cash prize.