Casino Nova Scotia Announces Second Annual Artist in Residence ProgramTuesday, April 7th, 2015
Casino Nova Scotia has announced that it will select an Artist in Residence for the second year in a row. The $20,000 program will provide a local emerging musician or group with financial and professional support through Casino Nova Scotia and partners Music Nova Scotia as well as opportunities to develop their career through performance opportunities.
Applicants can apply online through the Music Nova Scotia website from April 13-30, 2015. The evaluation process will include a review of online applications and demos, interview with selected applicants, and will conclude with a live performance of the finalists at Casino Nova Scotia’s Schooner Showroom on Friday, June 12. This program will provide the selected musician/group with $20,000 in funding to assist with developing their career through recording, marketing, and live performance opportunities. Music Nova Scotia is administering the program and will provide career path support and exciting industry showcase opportunities such as Nova Scotia Music Week and Canadian Music Week.