2015 Songwriting Contest


We are pleased to announce the winners of this year’s Songwriting Contest. The first, second, and third place winners will perform at the festival as noted. Congratulations to all!


1st place:
Jane Fallon, Brookline, NH. Song: "Northern White"
Jane will perform Saturday at the Pastures of Plenty.

2nd place:
Rob McHale, Statesville, NC. Song: "When the Water is Gone"
Rob will perform Friday at the Pastures of Plenty.

3rd place:
Maggie Vogts, Erie, KS. Song: "Lost Highway"
Maggie will perform Friday at the Pastures of Plenty.

Honorable Mention:
Jared Deck, Weatherford, OK. Song: "Unusually Blessed"
Anne Williamson, St. Louis, MO. Song: "The Naturalist"
Stephan R. Coffee, Falls Church, VA. Song: "Indian Joe"
Rudi Harst, San Antonio, TX. Song: "Grandma's Mandolin"
Randy Brown, Mineola, TX. Song: "The Sparrow"
Grant Maloy Smith, Wakefield, RI. Song: "Never Seen the Rain"
S. Fae Wiedenhoeft, Bothell, WA. Song: "Bittersweet Rubbish"
Darden Pierce, Oklahoma City, OK. Song: "Lucky Penny"
Larry Martin-John Williams, Amarillo, TX. Song: "Misery and Gold"
Patrice Webb, Kooteri, ID. Song: "Nowhere else to Go"
Rene Janiece, Jaroso, CO. Song: "It all Falls Away"
Joe Wrabek, Garibaldi, OR. Song: "Everybody's Gonna be Poor"
Anne Williamson-Colleen Williamson, St. Louis, MO. Song: "Grade "A" Fancy"
Michael Henchman, Vancouver, WA. Song: "Woody We Need You Now"
Robert Alder, Ft. Smith, AR. Song: "Thistles and Weeds"