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Central Pennsylvania's grass-roots voice for folk music and dance!

Susquehanna Folk Festival Emerging Artists

icon: handson tag = Join in, play, move, make, learn, try something new!
icon: bring tag = Bring your instrument or voice
icon: family tag = Great for young folks
icon: masked tag = Mask mandatory


Emerging Artist Showcase: 11:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Coffeehouse Stage on Saturday

Emerging Artist Showcase
Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Coffeehouse Stage
Up and coming musicians are in the spotlight! Our five finalists will each play a short set, and our judges’ top pick will play a full set on our Main Stage at 8:20 pm.

High Tea: 11:00 am to 11:20 am at the Coffeehouse Stage on Saturday

High Tea
Sat 11:00 am - 11:20 am
Emerging Artist Showcase
Indie-folk duo with a refreshing blend of old blues and new pop, and guitar riffs to knock your socks off.

Nick Andrew Staver: 11:30 am to 11:50 am at the Coffeehouse Stage on Saturday

Nick Andrew Staver
Sat 11:30 am - 11:50 am
Emerging Artist Showcase
A working class soul with a ten pound steel guitar, creating new roots and blues from small-town America.

Spectator Bird: 12:00 pm to 12:20 pm at the Coffeehouse Stage on Saturday

Spectator Bird
Sat 12:00 pm - 12:20 pm
Emerging Artist Showcase
A tapestry of sound, honest and elegant, with sibling harmonies and award-winning songwriting.

AC Sapphire: 12:30 pm to 12:50 pm at the Coffeehouse Stage on Saturday

AC Sapphire
Sat 12:30 pm - 12:50 pm
Emerging Artist Showcase
Music that's exquisitely wild, with a hint of danger and a transcendent richness hidden under the surface.

Colin Cutler: 1:00 pm to 1:20 pm at the Coffeehouse Stage on Saturday

Colin Cutler
Sat 1:00 pm - 1:20 pm
Emerging Artist Showcase
Americana songwriting ranging from Appalachian old-time to blues to old-school country to rock & roll.

2022 SFMS Emerging Artist: 8:20 pm to 9:10 pm at the Main Stage on Saturday

2022 SFMS Emerging Artist
Sat 8:20 pm - 9:10 pm
Main Stage
The winner of our Emerging Artist Showcase performs on our Main Stage!