Songwriters Association of Washington

Home of the Mid-Atlantic Song Contest 

SAW proudly presents the Annual Mid-Atlantic Song Contest (MASC) to help songwriters receive recognition for their work and to further excellence in songwriting through education. Founded in 1983, MASC is one of the longest-running contests in the United States, and attracts entries from around the world.

Gold and Silver Winners are invited to perform their winning songs at the Awards Night Gala, culminating with the three top Winners being announced that night. The Gold and Silver songs from each category are compiled and released on a "Winner's CD," copies of which are given to each winner and distributed to a variety of music industry decision-makers.

Details on How to Enter on the Contest page.

New Song Circle in Montgomery County

Sundays 2:00-4:30 pm at Lake Needwood, under the Gazebo as long as it’s not too cold – rainy days are just fine!

15700 Needwood Lake Circle

Derwood, MD 20855

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