Folk Music Ontario announced the grand prize and sub-category winners of the 20th annual Folk Music Ontario ‘Songs From the Heart’ songwriting competition, at The Folk Music Ontario Conference which took place at the Westin Bristol Place in Toronto, October 16-19, 2014.

The 2014 grand prize winner of the Stingray Music ‘Rising Stars Award – English’ is Ian Tamblyn, for his song “Away”

Folk Music Ontario presents three major awards annually:
•    the Estelle Klein Award
•    the Songs From the Heart: Stingray Music Rising Stars Award
•    the Colleen Peterson Songwriting Award.

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