Sunday, November 18, 2012

Rob Szabo Wins Canadian Folk Music Award for Strongman CD

Toronto musician Rob Szabo won a 2012 Canadian Folk Music Award for his production work on Hamilton performer Steve Strongman's incredible acoustic CD A Natural Fact.


Local artists Whitehorse and  Ben Caplan were nominated but, unfortunately, didn't receive any awards.

The kudos were handed out on Saturday, November 17 in St. John's NB.

Click here for a complete list of nominations.

Below is a video of Rob playing with Steve, courtesy of Smyleseh

Links: Rob Szabo, More Rob Szabo Stories

Here's a full list of the winners:
  • Traditional Album of the Year -Metis Fiddler Quartet - Northwest Voyage Nord Ouest
  • Contemporary Album of the Year -The Deep Dark Woods - The Place I Left Behind
  • Children’s Album of the Year - Henri Godon - Chansons pour toutes sortes d'enfants
  • Traditional Singer of the Year - Lenka Lichtenberg
  • Contemporary Singer of the Year - Rose Cousins
  • Instrumental Solo Artist of the Year - Trent Freeman
  • Instrumental Group of the Year - The Fretless
  • English Songwriter of the Year - Catherine MacLellan
  • French Songwriter of the Year - Mes Aïeux
  • Vocal Group of the Year -The Once
  • Ensemble of the Year -The Fretless
  • Solo Artist of the Year - Michael Jerome Browne
  • World Group of the Year - Sultans of String
  • New/Emerging Artist of the Year -Pharis & Jason Romero
  • Producer of the Year - Rob Szabo - A Natural Fact (Steve Strongman)
  • Pushing the Boundaries - Sagapool
  • Young Performer of the Year - Lucas Chaisson
Blast from the Past: The 2011 CFMA Winners

More of our CFMA Stories


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