Alberta Music Hiring Grant Administrator

We are seeking a Grant Administrator to join our team to oversee and administer all aspects of the Stabilize Live Music Program; Individual Micro Grant and Music Business Innovation Grant program streams. The ideal candidate has a strong knowledge of the Alberta music sector and is aware of musician and music industry professionals’ needs and…

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Stabilize Live Music Grant

ALBERTA GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCES SUPPORT FOR LIVE MUSIC STABILIZE LIVE MUSIC GRANT—APPLICATIONS OPEN MAY 17 Alberta Music applauds the announcement of the Government of Alberta’s $2-million program to help musicians and live industry professionals affected by the pandemic. The Stabilize Live Music Grant program is an unprecedented contribution to the live music sector, which is one…

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2021 Federal Budget Support Announced for Live Music

We commend the Canadian Live Music Association (CLMA), the Government of Canada, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland and Minister of Canadian Heritage Steven Guilbeault for working towards the federal budget announcement, which acknowledges our hardest hit sector by announcing $70M to the Canada Music Fund, with $50M earmarked specifically for live music and live music venues. Additional highlights from…

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EDMONTON MUSIC AND FILM PRIZES AWARDED

Alberta Music and the Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA), in collaboration with the Edmonton Arts Council, are pleased to announce the winners of the 2020 Edmonton Film Prize & Edmonton Music Prize. The order of the Top 3 Edmonton Music and Film Prizes were announced virtually from The Starlite Room on Facebook. In the…

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Edmonton Music Prize Top 3 Finalists Announced

The Top 3 for the 2020 Edmonton Music Prize has been determined, from a longlist of 10 artists! This is the ninth 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…

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WILDFEST Round 3 – Call for Submissions

We’re back once again! Alberta Music and Wild 95.3 have teamed up for WILD FEST Round 3! Hop on board for a Virtual Concerts Series featuring some of Canada’s biggest names in country music. Throughout the week of March 24-26th, they’re bringing you LIVE music performances by TEBEY, Jade Eagleson, and Lindsay Ell on WILD…

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Edmonton Music Prize Long List Announced

The Alberta Media Production Industries Association (AMPIA) and Alberta Music, in collaboration with the Edmonton Arts Council, are pleased to announce the 2020 Edmonton Film Prize Short List & Edmonton Music Prize Long List. This is the ninth year that the Edmonton Music Prize has been offered, and it awards $12,000 in prize money to Edmonton-based…

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Alberta Music Anniversary Virtual Performances

     We celebrated our big 35th anniversary with a province-wide performance event in Alberta towns and cities. Artists on the 2020 tour performed live in groups of three in Edmonton, Stony Plain, & Canmore, before having to cancel in person events in Calgary and Lethbridge due to COVID. It’s time to celebrate yet another…

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International Women’s Day Femme Producer Workshop

Join us as we celebrate International Women’s Day with Emily Bachynski of Bitter North Studios. Emily will be leading a femme producer workshop on March 8th, 2021 from 1:30 to 3:00pm. This workshop is for women and non-binary artists to learn about production in a safe, explorative environment. A virtual seminar exploring Music Production and…

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