Indigenous artists in Saskatchewan! SaskMusic is presenting a showcase at the Pyramid Café in Winnipeg MB as part of Aboriginal Music Week 2011. They are seeking submissions.
Artists will be selected by a peer assessment jury. We will be offering a travel/performance honorarium (exact amount to be determined at a later date but be advised it may not cover 100% of your costs).
To be considered you must:
- Be of First Nation, Inuit, or Métis ancestry
- Live in Saskatchewan
- Have a current or upcoming professional release (demo / EP / full-length)
- Have professional promotional material (photos, bio, website or MySpace)
For groups or duo’s: At least half of the band members are of First Nation, Inuit, or Métis ancestry.
If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please send an email to: Derek Bachman, firstname.lastname@example.org and include the following:
- Artist Name
- Style of music
- Number of people that would be performing
- Contact info (artist, manager, and/or booking agent)
- 2 MP3 songs representing your strongest material
- Artist bio including any recent touring/performances
- if all of this is available on your website, just give us your web address and the names of 2 songs that the jury should listen to.
Submission deadline: August 26, 2011, 5 pm.