Individuals who are currently enrolled in a post-secondary program, or are under the age of 18.
An individual working within the Alberta music industry at any stage of their career. Or, an individual who has knowledge, ability, or skill to contribute to and advance the mandate of Alberta Music, but is not directly involved in working in the Alberta music industry.
A group of three or more who perform together in a group, at any stage of their career. (A cost effective method for three or more individuals to join).
An individual who has a passion for Alberta Music, but is not directly involved in the music industry.
A corporation, organization, business or agency that supports the vision and mandate of Alberta Music and is interested in furthering the objectives of Alberta Music and its members. (A cost effective method for five or more individuals to join).
Minimum Contribution companies or individuals that wish to acknowledge the importance of the music industry by contributing a minimum of $500 to the Association for programs.
By joining Alberta Music you are joining a network of over 1400 Alberta-based music industry personnel including artists, managers, record labels, agents, publicists, media, associations, festivals, studios, producers, record companies, venues, talent buyers, radio stations, retailers and more. Member benefits include education, networking, showcasing, consultations, grants, and discounts.
Get the most out of your career by attending our Download Information Sessions and special workshops featuring topics such as music law and copyright, management, record labels, marketing, radio promotions, touring, grant writing and more!
As a member (from any genre) you gain the opportunity to be selected to perform at showcases hosted by Alberta Music at conference/festivals such as BreakOut West, Folk Alliance, AmericanaFest, Halifax Pop Explosion, Canadian Music Week, Reeperbahn, and more.
Gain feedback and guidance from Alberta Music staff and partner industry professionals on topics such as grant applications, marketing, writing media releases and much more. If we do not have the 'expert' here at hand, we are more than happy to help you find the appropriate person.
Be sure to check your inbox every second Thursday to be kept up to date on local, national and international issues and opportunities! You'll be gaining important information on items such as songwriting contests, music conferences, industry events, showcasing opportunities, new member benefits, careers & job opportunities, and so much more. Also, as a member you can submit your own stories and ads to be published in the newsletter!
DISCOUNTS & SPECIAL OFFERS
With regular additions, you now have access to more discounts than ever before! Take advantage of workshop, event, product and service discounts such as books, band websites, hotels, yoga and so much more!
* Exclusive to Individual, Band, and Company Members
• Vote or Run for the Board of Directors at Alberta Music's Annual General Meeting
• Vote for the Western Canadian Music Awards, through the Western Canadian Music Alliance.
ONLINE MUSIC DIRECTORY
Promote yourself in the Alberta Music Directory!
Attend exclusive networking functions with invited guests from all areas of the music industry!
The Alberta Music Edmonton office has a small but comprehensive library of books and DVD’s. Directories and industry magazines are always available to you and to the public. You can also access information from past sessions, such as handouts and video recordings via the Alberta Music website.
We frequently put together playlists of Alberta Music artists, for streaming use at our events. Members can have their songs added, email firstname.lastname@example.org with a Spotify link for your song.
MAIL: Submit your hardcopy application with a cheque (payable to Alberta Music) or credit card number to: Alberta Music North, #301, 10526 Jasper Ave Edmonton, Alberta, Canada T5J 5G7
IN PERSON: Attending a workshop but not yet a Member? Sign up at the workshop!
Or, drop by the Alberta Music North Office; Monday to Thursday between 10am & 3pm.
Please call in advance to ensure someone is there to assist you: 587-955-9551 (Calgary) or (780) 428-3372 (Edmonton)
PAYMENT: We accept cash, cheque (payable to Alberta Music), money order, Visa, Master Card.
Please Note: When submitting via mail, please only mail to the Edmonton office.