December 16, 2019, Edmonton, AB: The shortlist for the 2019 Edmonton Music Prize has been determined. This is the seventh year that the prize has been offered, and it awards $12,000 in prize money to Edmonton-based musicians or musical collectives who have released a full-length recording in the past 18 months. The award is sponsored…

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West Anthem Music Survey – Open Until December 16

Sound Diplomacy, along with West Anthem and their partners, invite you to participate in an online survey that will help us map the music ecology of our province and evaluate the economic and social impact of music in Alberta. We believe a thriving music industry is crucial to the vibrancy and economic diversity and resiliency…

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Join the board of directors of The Canadian Chamber Choir

The Canadian Chamber Choir is seeking experienced individuals to join its Board of Directors. This is a fantastic opportunity to make a meaningful impact within Canada’s vibrant choral community and steer the course of a Juno-nominated vocal ensemble. In your volunteer role on the CCC’s advisory board, you will: Attend regular meetings via Skype or…

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Alberta Music at SXSW

Cadence Weapon SWAN DIVE PATIO: Mar 15, 2018  12:00am — 12:40am Cadence Weapon (a.k.a. Roland “Rollie” Pemberton) has consistently exhibited a passion for taking rap into new and unexpected directions. The son of a pioneering hip-hop radio DJ, Pemberton grew up in Edmonton around a diverse library of music. After splitting time between the city’s…

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