SAVE THE DATE! Holiday Homecoming that is Saturday, Dec. 6. 2014 – Details to come!

Holiday Homecoming with Barry WardFIFTH ANNUAL “A Holiday Homecoming with Barry Ward and Friends”

~ Our Invited GUESTS this year are Suzie and Gary Solomon (bluegrass) from Idaho Springs and Sam Noble (cowboy poet) from Durango. Bear will be joined by Sue Link (fiddle), Jimmy Lee Robbins (lead guitar) and joining us for the first time will be Keith Burditt (harmonica) SAVE THE DATE! 6:00 pm SATURDAY, Dec. 6 at the Black Forest Community Bldg in Black Forest, CO

~ Free concert and a pot luck supper..it doesn’t get any better than that! ~ please bring a side dish or dessert as we will provide the main dish (Fried Chicken this year), paper goods, utensils, and drinks ~ for more information call Victoria at 303-648-3547 or 303-243-1978 or barry@barrywardmusic.com

Kansas Cowboy Hall of Fame
SELECTS Barry Ward 2014

Barry WardBarry Ward was inducted into the Kansas Cowboy Hall of Fame at the Boot Hill Museum in Dodge City, Kansas on October 11, 2014 in the category of Entertainer/Artist.The Cowboy Entertainer/Artist is an individual or group, male or female that promotes the cowboy lifestyle through their art or craft. These may include singer/songwriter, artist/craftsman, painter/sculpture, saddle/boot maker, performer, producer, TV/movie personality or other related activities.


Barry Ward Won the Western CD of the Year Award

Barry Ward received the 2014 “Western CD of the Year” from the Rural Roots Commission at the National Old-Time Country, Bluegrass, & Folk Festival at Le Mars, Iowa on Wednesday August 27.


Highlights of Barry Ward’s Career

2014 Western CD of the Year, Rural Roots Music Commission,
2013 Western Music Association Male Performer of the Year,
2012 Association of Western Artists Will Rogers Award for Western Music Song of the Year “Eli Crow” (written by the late Paul Hendel)

Academy of Western Artists:
Top 5 Finalist:
Western Music Male Vocalist of the Year (2012, 2013) and
Song of the Year (2009, 2011)

Western Music Association:
Top 5 Finalist:
Entertainer of the Year (2013), Male Vocalist of the Year (2009 – 2014,) Western Album of the Year (2010, 2012, 2014), Song of the Year (2010-2012), and Songwriter of the Year (2012-2013)
Special Honors:
Harvest in the Fall song featured during the closing credits in the documentary film The Great American Wheat Harvest
Guest Co-host RFD-TV Cowboy Church with Susie McEntire
First Western music entertainer to perform in Cameroon, Africa 2010
Performed at the Cultural Olympiad 2002 Winter Olympics in Utah
The Great American Cowboy Concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City 2003)


Lonesome Country RoadWhen asked about his favorite song on the Lonesome County Road album, Ron Lee  (a happy fan) said, “Really hard to choose. On a scale of 1 to10 they all fall in the 9-10 range. I would say “Beyond the Western Sky” edges to the top. The album itself rates a solid 10.”


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