Monday, March 20, 2017
Event Title: PIVOT: Private Funding Options for Composers
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Canadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street
  • Time: 5:30pm
  • Price: $(FREE)
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  • External Link: Register here
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Description:

Composers in Canada are often aware of arts council granting programs as a mechanism to fund creative work. In this panel discussion we will consider explore alternate funding opportunities through private sources and foundations.

Thursday, March 23, 2017
Event Title: PIVOT: Present Your Own Concert
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Canadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street
  • Time: 1:30pm
  • Price: $(FREE)
  • Genre: --
  • External Link: Register here
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Description:

Chamber music in Canada has been defined by collective organizing of artist-run spaces, composer collectives, and ensembles. Given the degree to which this organizing is unpaid, our community suffers from burn-out and the loss of institutional memory. In this panel we hear from artists who have self-presented about their strategies, successes, and challenges.

Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Event Title: PIVOT: Guide to new Canada Council Program (Explore and Create)
  • Region: Ontario
  • Venue / Location: Canadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street
  • Time: 6:30pm
  • Price: $(FREE)
  • Genre: --
  • External Link: Register here
  • Composer: --
  • Composition: --
  • Community Profile: --
Description:

The Canada Council for the Arts, Canada's public arts funder, has introduced new funding categories. In this discussion, CCA Music Officer Jeff Morton offers insights into grant opportunities, eligibility, and strategies for effectively communicating your artistic goals in a peer assessment process.