Ottawa 2017

Ottawa JUNO Host Committee Events

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Songs of Muslim Women
March 18
Songs of Muslim Women
Songs of Muslim Women
An event where local Muslim women musicians share original and traditional songs from various music styles. EMW is an Ottawa-based group that promotes, nurtures and exhibits the creativity of Muslim women in the National Capital region. Presented in collaboration with Expressions of Muslim Women (EMW).
LOUDottawa
March 23 & 24
LOUDottawa
LOUDottawa
A boutique event showcasing the LOUD side of Ottawa (with a little help from our friends!). Presented in collaboration with Spectrasonic.
OXW event
March 25
OXW event
OXW event
Ottawa Explosion Weekend (OXW) is an annual celebration of the local and national independent DIY music scene. OXW 2017 happens each June. Can't wait until June for OXW? Ward 13 will host a show featuring artists from Ottawa's thriving music scene that will make it feel like summer! Presented in collaboration with Azarin Sohrabkhani/OXW
Petr Cancura’s Sky Wander
March 26
Petr Cancura’s Sky Wander
Petr Cancura’s Sky Wander
Petr Cancura, a JUNO nominated multi-instrumentalist, straddles the worlds of roots and jazz, collaborating with some of the most authentic musicians around. This project, Sky Wander sounds like Mississippi in the North. Presented in collaboration with Petr Cancura.
Capture the Music
March 27
Capture the Music
Capture the Music
Private Event - Participants in the Support Community Enhanced Learning program will put on a concert at the Richcraft Community Centre in Kanata. The music will be composed by the participants in the program group along with two Ottawa artists, Birdy Whyte and Catriona Sturton. Presented in collaboration with Catriona Sturton.
Country in the Capital
March 29
Country in the Capital
Country in the Capital
$10 @ the door. A night of music and entertainment featuring emerging country music talent from in and around the Ottawa area. The event seeks to highlight up and coming local talent, and offer them a stage to showcase to industry and fans alike. Presented in collaboration with Ribbon & Shell Entertainment Group.
India’s influence on Modern Day Rock n’ Roll
March 30
India’s influence on Modern Day Rock n’ Roll
India’s influence on Modern Day Rock n’ Roll
Tickets @ the door. Learn about the music and dance of India that inspired a generation of musicians while enjoying live entertainment from Stittsville’s own Anjali Patil and Aroha Fine Arts. Presented in collaboration with Aroha Fine Arts.
Ottawa Music Summit at the JUNOs
March 30
Ottawa Music Summit at the JUNOs
Ottawa Music Summit at the JUNOs
9am – 7pm/Canada Council for the Arts, 150 Elgin St. Twelve music industry delegates from outside of Canada will participate in an all-day music conference, focusing on the topics of Selling Music to Film & TV, and Developing Export Music Markets.
JUNO No Boundaries
March 30
JUNO No Boundaries
JUNO No Boundaries
Free event and open to public - Bucko will DJ during the reception of the Ottawa Music Summit at the Junos, presented by the Ottawa 2017 Juno HC, along with performances by three local artists. There will be a facebook event up for this event alone very soon, and I'll send that link over.
Music in the Air-Waves
March 30-31
Music in the Air-Waves
Music in the Air-Waves
Thursday, March 30th 4p.m. - 9p.m. and Friday, March 31st 10am - 9pm Ottawa International Airport, 1000 Airport Parkway Private Ottawa 2017 Host Committee will be featuring local school bands at the airport arrivals to highlight some of Ottawa’s brightest rising stars.
Bridging Sound Worlds
March 31
Bridging Sound Worlds
Bridging Sound Worlds
Thelectric Breeze creates instant sound compositions, combining their love of innovative soundscapes and passion for pushing the boundaries of music. They hope to bridge many of the musical worlds that exist in Ottawa. Can you feel the Breeze? Presented in collaboration with Thelectric Breez
Ottawa As A Music City
March 31
Ottawa As A Music City
Ottawa As A Music City
10am - 1pm/Innovation Centre at Bayview Yards, 7 Bayview Rd This panel will focus on how to best develop a local “music economy”, highlighting the industry’s ability to significantly impact the economic, social and cultural vibrancy of a city. The panel of experts will delve into how strong, healthy music strategies can contribute to city-building, and more
Discussion Forum: How to Develop the Quebec Market
April 1
Discussion Forum: How to Develop the Quebec Market
Discussion Forum: How to Develop the Quebec Market
1-3 pm What are the keys to success? Who do you absolutely need to know and where do you absolutely need to perform? Sometimes, even the smallest piece of information on the local scene can make all the difference. This panel will bring together Quebec-based concert producers and entertainment agents to discuss best practices for breaking into this market.
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