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!
Spring Songwriting Contest has closed!
Submissions have closed to our Spring Songwriting Contest. We are so impressed by all of the songs we’ve received, and the TOP 3 Winners, and TOP 5 Finalists are as follows:
1st PLACE Songwriter: “Let You Go” by Timothy Andrew Carter.
2nd PLACE Songwriter: “Dancing With My Baby” by Rick Hoefel, Tom Hoefel, Bunni Hoefel.
3rd PLACE Songwriter: “I Wish It Could Work” by Pia Roperes.
1st Runner-Up Songwriter: “Make Believe” by Josh Glenn Experiment.
2nd Runner-Up Songwriter: “What To Do & Where To Go” by Mathias Issasi
We announced the winner(s) of our first contest of 2017 on Friday, Apr. 28 at our CC Songwriters Presents: April Showcase at THE CHURCHYARD! We also had some amazing prizes donated by some really fantastic local music businesses, just for our songwriter(s) — 1st Place received a three hour recording session with Steven Hansen at Sound Machine Studio, 2nd Place received a $100 gift certificate to Sound Vibrations, and 3rd Place received an AKG Vocal Microphone courtesy of JL SOUND!
The Summer Songwriting Contest will open for submissions at 12 a.m. CST on Thursday, Jun. 1, 2017 at close at 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Jun. 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.