Americanafest 2022!

  We’re excited to partner with CIMA, BreakOut West, Manitoba Music, and Sask Music for Canada House at Americanafest! On Friday, September 16th, 2022, the Canada House stage will host performances by 9 talented Canadian artists. Join in for great music and free food & drinks, and enjoy a full afternoon of Canada House at InDo (632 Fogg St) on Friday, September 16 from 12:00PM-6:00PM.…

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Board of Directors

  Thank you to everyone that attended our 2022 AGM on June 22nd! We would like to give a heartfelt thank you to our wonderful out-going Board members, Allison Pfeifer (Vice Chair) and Timur Inceoglu. We are excited to welcome 3 newly elected Board members, Jose Canga, Steve Derpack, and Brian Fauteux, as well as…

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National Indigenous Peoples Day 2022

  In celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day, Alberta Music is hosting a content creation and strategy day on June 25, 2022 in Calgary, Alberta.   Presented by FACTOR Canada, Alberta Music is selecting four artists to participate in this workshop, which will consist of a mentorship session on content strategy, followed by the opportunity…

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Session Musician Database

  Apply for Alberta Music’s Session Musician database! We are building a Session Musician database, which we can use as a reference point to recommend freelance musicians looking for work! If you’re interested in being part of our database, please fill out the form: APPLY HERE   If you have any additional comments or questions,…

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Alberta Focus 2022 Submissions

  Alberta Focus 2022 submissions are now open!   Alberta Focus returns to Calgary, Alberta on September 27, 2022. This program includes an Alberta Music showcase, and one-on-one meetings with international delegates. This showcase puts five of Alberta’s finest export-ready artists in front of international music industry professionals from around the world. These artists will…

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Notice of Annual General Meeting 2022

  You are invited to the online Annual General Meeting of the Alberta Music Industry Association on… WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22, 2022 @ 7:00 PM     PLEASE RSVP Email agm@albertamusic.org with your full name to RSVP A link for the meeting and voting will be sent directly to members at a later date.   ITEMS OF…

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Call for Board Member Nominations

2022 CALL FOR NOMINATIONS: ALBERTA MUSIC BOARD OF DIRECTORS The Alberta Music Industry Association is looking for individuals to join the Alberta Music Board to provide leadership and strategic direction for our provincial music industry. Does this sound like you or someone you know? The Deadline for Nominations is Wednesday, June 15, 2022 @ 4:00pm. Email agm@albertamusic.org for…

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Juno Awards 2022

  The JUNO Awards were hosted on Sunday, May 15th, and we saw some amazing musicians recognized for their talent and hard work. We’d like to congratulate this year’s Albertan winners: Maria Dunn – Traditional Roots Album of the Year Caity Gyorgy – Vocal Jazz Album of the Year Fawn Wood – Traditional Indigenous Artist of the Year…

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AB Music’s 2022 JUNO Nominees

  Another big congratulations to Alberta Music’s 2022 JUNO Nominees!   Contemporary Indigenous Artist/Group of the Year “Shawnee Kish” – Shawnee Kish Children’s Album of the Year “Falling in Africa” – Garth Prince Traditional Roots Album of the Year “Chinook Waltz” – Over the Moon “Joyful Banner Blazing” – Maria Dunn   Be sure to…

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BreakOut West at Folk Alliance International

BREAKOUT WEST AT FOLK ALLIANCE INTERNATIONAL Returning for another year and thrilled to be partnering with Folk Alliance International, BreakOut West and the Western Canadian Music Alliance are proud to present six artists representing the diverse range of the Western Canadian folk community for “Spotlight Week”. Under the BreakOut West banner – one of Canada’s…

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