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Save the Date: Folk Music Ontario 2019

The Folk Music Ontario conference has revealed its dates for the 2019 edition! The conference will be held at the Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel and Suites in 2019 from September 27-29.

Registration for the 2019 conference will open on March 1.

November 6, 2018

MusicOntario Events at Indie Week 2018

MusicOntario will once again be running events throughout Indie Week Canada this year from November 7-9 in Toronto, ON.

On Wednesday, November 7 MusicOntario will be presenting a panel, Drafting the Right Team for Success, at The Garrison from 1:00PM-1:45PM.

On Friday, November 9, MusicOntario will be presenting a Barriers and Solutions in the Music Biz panel at The Hideout from 3:00PM-3:45PM. An evening of showcases will kick off with the Focus on Francophone Showcase at the Garrison from 5:00-8:00PM. This will be followed by a Focus on Queer Artists Showcase from 8:00PM until LATE.

Indie Week features: 300+ bands, 25+ venues across downtown Toronto, VIP industry launch, closing parties and awards show, demo listening sessions, songwriting circles, industry panels, workshops, mixers and events, and 4am last call! 

November 6, 2018

Call for Performers: Community School Touring Program

The Community School Touring Program has announced that it is now accepting tour proposals from performers for the 2018-2019 school year. All performance arts are welcome including music, theatre and dance.
 
Performers can apply for five different tour routes within the territory. Applications should include a description of the performance, a list of performers, preferred tour route and means of travel, as well as a detailed budget.

Deadline: November 16, 2018

November 6, 2018

Apply Now: Let’s Hear It Live Concert Series

Music BC Industry Association is pleased to announce the Let’s Hear It! Concert Series at The Fox Cabaret. The concert series will take place over 6 dates in 2018 and 2019.

Artists from all genres and all regions across BC are encouraged to apply and submissions intake will be ongoing until May 10th, 2019, with three different artists being selected by a jury of local industry tastemakers for each showcase night.

Deadline: May 10, 2019

November 6, 2018

2019 NOMFA Submissions Now Open

Music and Film in Motion have announced the official opening of the submission period for the 2019 Northern Ontario Music and Film Awards (NOMFA). From now until January 11, 2019,MFM invites eligible applicants to submit film, TV and music projects that have been released commercially between January 1 2017 and December 31 2018.

Deadline: January 11, 2019

November 6, 2018

Showcase Submissions Open: Canadian Music Week 2019

Applications are now open for Canadian Music Week 2019! This gives artists the chance to perform in front of top industry insiders from Canada and around the world.

Talent buyers, booking agents, festival programmers, music publishers, managers and more will be in attendance.


Deadline: January 7, 2019

November 6, 2018

Submissions Open: “East Meets West” Spotlight

Submissions are now open for the “East Meets West” spotlight presented by ECMA and BreakOut West during the 2019 edition of the East Coast Music Awards: Festival and Conference. The 31st annual celebration will take place in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island from May 1-5, 2019.
 
Two export-ready BreakOut West artists/groups will be selected for two showcase performances at the 2019 ECMAs. Artists of all genres are encouraged to submit via the form below.

Deadline: December 3, 2018

November 6, 2018

Apply Now: Jazzahead! Showcases 2019

Applications are now open for showcasing during jazzahead! 2019. Registered exhibitors, co-exhibitors and professional participants (all days) are now encouraged to apply for one of the slots at the international branch meeting.

The showcase program will be selected by international juries.

The deadline for applications is November 22, 2018.

November 6, 2018