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2020 Swannanoa Gathering Scholarship Auditions

Tosco Music and Charlotte Folk Society award 7 youth and 4 adult scholarships to The Swannanoa Gathering, in partnership with Warren Wilson College. 

2020 Swannanoa Gathering Dates:
Mando & Banjo Week, June 28-July 4
Fiddle Week, 28-July 4
Traditional Song Week, July 5-11
Celtic Week, July 12-18
Old-Time Music & Dance Week, July 19-25
Contemporary Folk Week, July 26- August 1
Guitar Week, July 26- August 1

Specific information about the scholarship opportunity and application process is available in the 2020 Scholarship Guidelines below. Also below are fillable .pdf forms to complete and email back (please allow time for files to load):

2020 Scholarship Guidelines

2020 Scholarship Application & Release Form

2020 Scholarship Judging Guidelines


Please email the completed application, as a single Word or PDF file with the applicant’s last name as the file name, to and pay the application fee online here

Select youth or adult scholarship from the donation drop down box.

If email is not an option, mail completed application materials and application fee to:

Charlotte Folk Society c/o Mark Clemens, 20521 Bethelwood Lane, Cornelius, NC 28031

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Tuesday, January 21,  2020

AUDITIONS & INTERVIEWS:  Sunday, January 26,  2020

For information about other youth music scholarship opportunities, learn about the Jacob Titus Youth Music Scholarship here.