The New Orleans Songwriters Festival

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Country and Region United StatesLouisiana
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Festival Contact Information

Songfest Foundation, Inc.
1000 Bourbon Street, No. 235
New Orleans, LA 70116 USA
Phone: +01 615-415-2666

Festival Description

The New Orleans Songwriters Festival features songwriter rounds (3 to 4 writers on stage at a time, playing 5 to 7 songs each in round robin fashion), open mics, singer/songwriter CD release parties, and finally, concerts by internationally known songwriters. The festival showcases amateur and professional songwriters alike and is attended by songwriters at all levels as well as music industry “movers and shakers.”

Festival Dates November 22 - 24, 2011
Festival Links

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Articles and reviews:
  • Songwriters take center stage at first-ever New Orleans festival at the House of Blues, by Keith Spera (The Times-Picayune, December 5, 2008)


Practical Info:

Participant’s information:
  • Contact the festival office at
  • Note: This mailbox is not monitored, nor are emails read until the summer prior to the festival. Please do not expect a response until the summer months.


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