NERFA is proud to officially announce our list of Semi-Formal Showcase Artists. These are in alphabetical order by first name. A list of who is performing when will be available at a later time.
|Annie Sumi||Josh Harty||Rod Abernethy|
|Asaran Earth Trio||Kerri Powers||Susan Cattaneo Band|
|Big Little Lions||Kipyn Martin||Suzie Vinnick|
|C. Daniel Boling||Kolonien||The Next Generation Leahy|
|Cassandra House||Low Lily||The Promise is Hope|
|Diane Perry||Monica Rizzio||UPSTATE , formerly Upstate Rubdown|
|Emerald Rae||Nathans & Ronstadt|
|Erika Kulnys||Noah Derksen||ALTERNATES:|
|House of Hamill||Quarter Horse||Roger Street Friedman|
|Jesse Terry||Quentin Callewaert||Mike P. Ryan|
|Joe Jencks||Rachael Kilgour||All Types of Kinds|
The Semi-Formal Showcases take place on Friday November 9 and Saturday November 10, at 9:45 PM directly following the Formal showcases. A list of the selected Formal showcase artists appears directly below this article.
Our judges are selected each year from among the many Folk DJ’s and those who book Festivals, Art Centers, Coffehouses, etc. throughout the Region. A Huge thank you to all the judges for their many hours and listening and scoring close to 200 entries each in both the Formal and Semi-Formal categories.
FORMAL - Alan Rowoth, Christine Lavin, Kathy Sands-Boehmer, Ken Batista, Ron Olesko
SEMI-FORMAL - Beth & Perry Stein, Courtney Rodland , Joel Pomerantz, Mary Trerice & Karl Bissex , Sandie Reilly.