Monthly Archives: December 2007

David Francey and Kathryn Briggs on CTV Regional Contact Dec. 22

Be sure to watch David and Kathryn Briggs Saturday December 22 at 6:30 pm on Regional Contact

CTV’s Kathie Donovan and Joel Haslam host this Christmas special with four songs from the Carols for a Christmas Eve CD and interviews with David and I in our home! (if you have satellite TV you can watch it from anywhere!)

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Awards and Honours! David wins USA Songwriting Competition, Golden Quill Award and Top 100 at WUMB!

What a Year!

David Francey gained considerable recognition this year, first by winning a Canadian Folk Music Award for Best Singer of the year, he then won the USA Songwriting Competition for Best Folk Song, The Golden Quill Award for songwriting at this year’s 18th Annual Porcupine Awards and was voted one of the top 100 folk artists of the past 25 years by WUMB out of Boston! Phew – Our heads are spinning – what a Christmas present!

For a list of awards David has received to date go to Awards Page.

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Francey wins Canadian Folk Music Award!

We are pleased to announce that on December 1st 2007 that David Francey received a Canadian Folk Music Award for Best Singer – Contemporary. David is honoured to be chosen by his peers for this award. For more on the evening check out Awards Night

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