Rick Walsh "Best Songwriter" finalist
Richard Walsh -- for his arrangement and performance of "The Young Volunteer" which is the theme song for our short film "One Cold Night in Virginia" -- was a nominee and finalist in the "Folk" category of the 2019 American Songwriter Awards.
The notification read "Congratulations! It is with great pleasure that we formally announce that your project was chosen as an official Winner, Nominee or Finalist of the 2019 American Songwriting Awards. This year we considered the work of many talented international songwriters and performers representing diverse countries all around the world. The quality of the work that we had the honor of reviewing was, quite simply, astounding. We encourage you to publicize your achievement as we hope this recognition will help further advance your career and your status as one of the world's most talented contemporary songwriters. Demonstrated by your remarkable work, this is recognition that you richly deserve."