Performance Opportunity: MB Live Sessions | Deadline: April 30

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FINAL DEADLINE: 4PM CST Thursday April 30, 2020

Manitoba Film & Music and Manitoba Music are partnering to present MB Live Sessions via Facebook. We are now taking submissions from Manitoba-based artists for live performance videos. Performances will be streamed to Manitoba Music's 9,700+ followers on Facebook on Thursday evenings, starting in April.

This is a paid opportunity for artists who have had tour or show cancellations due to COVID-19. Sets will be approximately three songs or 15-20 minutes. Artists will have the opportunity for a tech consult in advance and a pre-interview with the series host. 

Per public health guidelines, all performances must be recorded from home or home studio where artists can maintain appropriate physical / social distancing, performing solo or only with the people already living in their home.

Artists considered for this opportunity must:

  • Have had tour or show cancellations due to COVID-19
  • Be capable of performing three songs of original music live
  • Have had recent notable developments from the past year (recording, touring, music releases, showcases, media coverage etc.)
  • Be a Manitoba Music member and a current resident of Manitoba
  • Have the ability to record high quality video of their live performance

To submit:

  • Fill out the submission form below
  • Update your Manitoba Music profile with:
    • Current music (up to three tracks -- may be selected for streaming playlists)
    • Current artist bio  
    • Current high resolution image (300 dpi) uploaded to “Files” section
    • Links to social media

Submissions will be evaluated based on:

  • Music
  • Ability to capture high definition audio and video
  • Engagement on social and streaming platform
  • Recent notable activity
  • Quality of promotional materials

For more info, please contact:
Claire Boning
Membership & Events Coordinator
Manitoba Music
Treaty 1 Territory

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