Copenhagen Songwriters Festival 2014

Posted by:  Brett Perkins Presents  | When:  –  | Where: Copenhagen, Capital Region, DNK

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The Copenhagen Songwriters Festival, 'Celebrating Songwriters New & Known', has 3 slots reserved for Sonicbids artists. Compensation is provided for one artist (about $325) and also includes other festival perks.

The Opportunity

In the vibrant cultural city of Copenhagen, The Copenhagen Songwriters Festival focuses on original song craft and features over 100 songwriters on four stages daily, along with workshops, late night scenes, and additional lead-up events.

The festival has become a primary gathering place for the Danish and Scandinavian songwriting community with its daily workshops, regional songwriter club presentations, showcases and nightly Open Stage and Late Night Scenes. The event was founded in 2009 by American songwriter/presenter Brett Perkins, who also produces the annual Listening Room International Songwriter Retreats in several countries. 

The Band

Artists of all genres are encouraged to apply. 

Past performers from more than 20 countries include: 
Angu (GL), Jonatha Brooke (US), John Garrison (UK), Tina Dico (DK), Svavar Knutur (IS), Owen Campbell (AU), Alex Mendez (CU), Andrea Maria (NL), Kira Skov (DK), Dana Cooper (US), HUSH (DK), Pal Steelo (IR), Annika Fehling (SE), Ester Brohus (DK), Coby Grant (AU), Tobias Trier (DK), Mathew James White (NZ), Jerry Lindqvist (FI), Sturle Dagsland (NO), Nive Nielsen (GL), Ida Gard (DK), David Llewelyn (US), Benjamin Aggerbaek (DK), SONIA/disappear fear (US), Ida Kristin (SE), Annette Bjergfeldt (DK), Kenneth Thordal (DK), Eva Hillered (SE), Tue West (DK), Josefina Sanner (SE), Annika Aakjaer (DK) and Bright Blue Gorilla (US).

The Gig

Entries will be responded to within one month from submission date, with final selection made by July 1, 2014.


  • 1800 DKK (about $325) for 1 artist selected through Sonicbids.
  • Three-day event passes for all shows and workshops.
  • Food and drink tickets for day of performance.
  • The opportunity to network with other writers from around the world.
  • Special reduced pricing on the Denmark Listening Room International  Songwriters Retreat


  • Compensation Amount: Up to $325.00