Young Performers Competition 

  1. Hannah Cumming
    Hannah Cumming
    Winner 2014
  2. Rose Redd
    Rose Redd
    Winner 2013
  3. Sunjay Brayne
    Sunjay Brayne
    Winner 2012

​​​​Entries are invited from young folk/roots musicians for the 2017 Wath Festival Young Performers Competition.

Previous winners of this event include Sunjay Brayne, Rose Redd and Hannah  Cumming. 

1st Prize: £75 cash, a day recording at Purple Pro Audio studios in Leeds, a booking to perform at the 2018 festival for a fee of £150 and your name on the Richard Moody Trophy.

Runners Up:  both runners up will receive a cash prize of £60

The decision of the judges will be final.

Are you:

~ 24 or younger on the date of the competition ~
~ a solo artist or duo ~
~ ​available on the 29 April 2017 between 11am to 3pm ~

If so,  enter by sending a sample of your music by MP3 to or send a CD to:

Wath Festival 
36 Swangate
Brampton Bierlow
Rotherham  S63 6ER

A panel of judges will select 3 finalists 
to perform a short set of 3 songs/tunes on the main festival stage.

Entries must be received by Friday 10th March 2017.