Young Musicians aged 19 and under will perform for a panel of judges. The event will take place at the 41st Annual Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival, August 5th in Bannerman Park St. John’s, NL, on the TD Neil Murray Stage for youth performers, which is devoted to showcasing and fostering young talent.
This year marks MusicNL’s 25th Anniversary and to celebrate they have teamed up with Statoil to showcase the 2016 winners of the MusicNL Statoil Newfound Youth Talent Contest on the TD Main Stage. This initiative will include performances by Rachel Cousins, Bailey Jordan Neil, Bridget and Dahlia, and Paige Penny & The Old Souls on Saturday afternoon! The artist taking first place in the 2017 Contest will perform on the TD Main Stage on the Sunday evening of the Festival!
Stay tuned for more details!