Vancouver Music Fund + Amplify BC
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Function Festival’s inaugural launch celebrates BIPOC excellence and all-ages access in Victoria, B.C.
Being a two-time Olympian and bronze medalist, Charity Williams is no stranger to the big stage. This time, the stage happens to be both literal and metaphorical: it refers to her role as the lead organizer for the inaugural Function Festival, taking place on August...
Hailing from coastal British Columbia, Jocelyn Pettit is a musician who seeks to connect people through music. Through her work, she celebrates cultural heritage and traditions, and uplifts creativity. Utilizing her talents of fiddle playing, composing, singing, and...
Are you an artist interested in working with young people in schools across B.C.? Apply to join the ArtStarts Artist Directory, offered by ArtStarts in Schools, for the 2023/24 school year! Want to know more? An online Learning Lab will be offered on August 9, 2022,...
On April 28, 2022, Creative BC launched three programs supporting Indigenous and underrepresented groups. Previously supporting artists and industry living and working in the City of Vancouver, the Province of BC has matched funding to extend these programs across B.C.
Funding will be distributed provincewide through three programs: Demo Recording, Music Video, and Industry Catalyst. These programs will support new and emerging artists and industry professionals who experience systemic barriers, funded through the Vancouver Music Fund and Amplify BC.
Browse the list of 2021/22 recipients and watch previously funded music videos. Subscribe to Creative BC’s Music Industry Newsletter for announcements regarding future program launches, eligibility criteria and application deadlines.
The application deadline for each of these programs was June 23, 2022. Results will be communicated to all applicants in September 2022.
Supports new and emerging artists from underrepresented groups throughout B.C. to create demo recordings and engage in mentorship with a B.C. producer.
Supports the creation of music videos to build audiences for new and emerging artists from underrepresented groups living in B.C.
Supports projects that build the capacity of underrepresented groups in B.C.’s music ecosystem.
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