Over the years it has become known internationally as a Mecca for singer songwriters of varying musical styles… a place where those just beginning to develop their skills have the opportunity to play their music alongside masters of the craft.
Kerrville, Texas (PRWEB) October 31, 2013
It is time once again to start thinking about the 43rd annual Kerrville Folk Festival featuring songwriters from around the world. The upcoming season is looking very exciting as the artists and school faculties are being confirmed. Music fans now have the opportunity to purchase a 2014 KFF Ticket Package in advance of the lineup announcement for the best deal. These KFF Ticket Packages offer you all 18 days of Festival tickets at highly discounted rates and include other perks such as Reserved Parking! Several Packages are currently available for individuals, families and businesses. Folks may also use this opportunity to become a member of the Kerrville Folk Festival Foundation.
Held at Quiet Valley Ranch, nine miles South of the Texas Hill Country resort community of Kerrville, this legendary songwriter’s festival will once again run for 18 straight days, hosting over 100 songwriters. The 2014 festival begins Memorial Day weekend, Thursday, May 22 and runs through Sunday, June 8, 2014. Festival Ticket Packages are on sale now.
Held each year since 1972, the Kerrville Folk Festival is the longest continuously running festival of its kind in North America. Over the years it has become known internationally as a Mecca for singer songwriters of varying musical styles… a place where those just beginning to develop their skills have the opportunity to play their music alongside masters of the craft. Emerging songwriters as well as teachers are drawn to the festival’s many learning opportunities, such as the 34th Annual Songwriters School, the Roots / Blues Guitar Workshop, Ukulele Workshop, Harmonica Workshop, Capo Workshops, a Music Law Panel Discussion, and the 13th Annual Professional Development Program for Teachers.
There is something for everyone at this festival, from camping, campfire jam sessions, concerts and activities for kids, "Ballad Tree" song sharing sessions, Hill Country bike rides and canoe trips on the Guadalupe to Sunday Folk Song Services, Saturday Shabbat Services and much more. This is one musical celebration that must not be missed!
More information and ticket packages can be found at http://www.kerrvillefolkfestival.org or by calling the festival office at (830) 257-3600.
The Kerrville Folk Festival is owned by the Kerrville Folk Festival Foundation, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to the support of emerging songwriters and folk music in all its forms. If you'd like more information about this topic, or to schedule an interview with Dalis Allen, please call the Festival Production Office at (830) 257-3600 or e-mail info(at)kerrville-music(dot)com.