Welcome to Corpus Christi Songwriters (CCSW), an extension of Corpus Christi PATCH, a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Our mission is to promote, foster and enhance original music in the Coastal Bend.
We are now accepting memberships into our Association, which offers a variety of resources, information, perks, discounts and tons of swag, educational and performance opportunities throughout the year!
For more information on how you can become a member today, CLICK HERE!
CC Songwriters Hurricane Relief Benefit!
On Sunday, Sept. 10, in the place of our usual “In The Rounds” we will be hosting a gigantic CC Songwriters Song Swap with invited songwriters, and some slots still available to public songwriters, to come show their support in the relief efforts for our neighboring communities in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
Throughout the night, we will be accepting monetary donations through Corpus Christi Songwriters, an extension of Corpus Christi PATCH, 501(c)3.
We will also be accepting donated goods.
All donations will be go directly to Hurricane Relief efforts.
For more information on our Benefit, CLICK HERE!
Summer Songwriting Contest Finalists!
Submissions have closed to our Summer Songwriting Contest. We are so impressed by all of the songs we’ve received, and the TOP 5 Finalists are as follows (in no particular order):
“Sugar White Sands” by Rick Hoefel
“House Divided” by Gary Ward
“Too Many Sunsets” by Timothy Andrew Carter
“Lemon Grass” by R.J. Ramon
“Breakcation” by Rick Hoefel
We will announce the winner(s) of our second contest of 2017 on Sunday, Sept. 10 at our CC Songwriters Sept. “In The Rounds” at EXECUTIVE SURF CLUB! We also have some amazing prizes donated by some really fantastic local music businesses, just for our songwriter(s) — 1st Place will receive a three-hour recording session with Steven Hansen at Sound Machine Studio, 2nd Place will receive a $50 gift certificate to Sound Vibrations, and 3rd Place will receive a $10 gift certificate to Water Street Market (Water Street Oyster Bar, Water Street Oyster Bar, Executive Surf Club)!
In light of the events caused by Hurricane Harvey, we will be canceling our Fall Songwriting Contest. Our Winter Songwriting Contest will open for submissions at 12 a.m. CST on Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 at close at 11:59 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017!
For more information on our Songwriting Contests, CLICK HERE.
CC Songwriters May “In The Rounds” at The Executive Surf Club feat. Al Barlow!
Corpus Christi Songwriters “In The Rounds” is held on the second Sunday of every month at the Executive Surf Club, creating an intimate environment welcoming new and seasoned songwriters to share their songs with an attentive and engaged audience. CCSW hosts the series with an invited Featured Guest Artist.
For more information on the “In The Rounds” event, CLICK HERE.