Emily Conway wins contest with her Original Song “`Blue Sky”

12 year old Emily Conway wins 1 of only 2 spots at the Young Folk Music Lovers Competition. This contest is for youth under the age of 19 who are passionate about folk music. This year’s exciting competition is for a chance to win a one-on-one songwriting workshop with world-renowned children’s performer Fred Penner – as well as a weekend pass to the Festival.

Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society President John Drover says, “Part of theNewfoundland & Labrador Folk Festival’s mandate is to showcase the incredible young talent we have in this province. We are so delighted that Statoil and Fred Penner, a beloved entertainer to generations, have partnered with us