Canadian Country Music Association announces regionalized CCMA Discovery Program for Atlantic Canada!
March 17, 2014 (Toronto, ON) – The Canadian Country Music Association® (CCMA®), is launching a CCMA Discovery Program for Atlantic Canada, providing a unique opportunity for emerging artists in the region to take the next step in their country music career.The CCMA, in association with the four Atlantic Canada Music Industry Associations (MIAs):Music New Brunswick, Music Newfoundland & Labrador, Music Nova Scotia, Music Prince Edward Island and the Cavendish Beach Music Festival, developed a pilot program, an offshoot of the successful national CCMA Discovery Program. Open to country music artists who are residents of Atlantic Canada and are the age of majority, submissions are now open until Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. AT.
The CCMA will be heading to Halifax, NS for its 39th edition of Country Music Week, September 10 to 13, 2015. The CCMA Discovery Program – Atlantic Canada, created through a partnership with the local Country Music Week host committee, the Province of Nova Scotia and generously supported by the Government of Canada through the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency(ACOA), aligns with the CCMA goal of introducing programs that educate, elevate and celebrate country music.
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