"Being an independent artist, Alberta Music has helped fill the void & shoulder the extra work attached to being a DIY artist. At festivals, I know I can count on Alberta Music to help promote and introduce me to key contacts."
The Royal Foundry
"Alberta Music has been absolutely foundational to our music career! Their resources, education and showcase events have been instrumental in the launch of our career as professional full time musicians!"
James Murdoch / The Dungarees
"In the 15 years since becoming a member, it’s inspiring to see how Alberta Music continues to foster such a welcoming sense of community in the music industry. Their programming and outreach has proven to be invaluable to me personally and for so many other musicians, at all levels, across the province."
"In the 15 years since becoming a member, it’s inspiring to see how Alberta Music continues to foster such a welcoming sense of community in the music industry.
The reception will be held at the Metro Cinema on Tuesday, January 30, from 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Join us in celebrating the achievements of Edmonton’s artistic community, as we announce the order of the top three finalists in each discipline and distribute prizes of $10,000 to each of the winners, along with $1,000 to each of the runners-up.
This year’s (alphabetical) shortlist for the Edmonton Film Prize:
– Abigaelle et la date coaching (Nominee: Jessica L’Heureux)
– Chasing Evel: The Robbie Knievel Story (Nominee: Adam Scorgie)
– I Got Rhythm: The Science of Song (Nominee: Connie Edwards)
– Jelena (Nominee: Pollyanna Hardwicke-Brown)
– Squeaks & Cheeks 2 (Nominee: Rebecca Campbell)
– Thousand Yard Stare (Nominee: Aaron Kurmey)
About the Edmonton Arts Council:
The Edmonton Arts Council is a not-for-profit organization that supports and promotes the arts community in Edmonton. The EAC works to increase the profile and involvement of arts and culture in all aspects of our community life. https://www.edmontonarts.ca/
AMPIA is a non-profit professional association serving the media production community in Alberta. Incorporated in 1973, AMPIA is the first such association in Canada. AMPIA is also host of the longest running film & television awards in Canada, the Rosie Awards. http://ampia.org/
About Alberta Music
The Alberta Music Industry Association is a non-profit, service-based association dedicated to helping professionals in the music industry to succeed in their careers. Alberta Music works to build, connect and inspire a dynamic Alberta music industry. https://www.albertamusic.org/