Emerging Jazz Artist Award

Toronto Arts Foundation

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Greater Toronto Area (GTA)

Contact Information

Christy DiFelice

Award Program Manager

Email: christy@torontoartscouncil.org

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All funds are available in English and French.

Grant Description

The Toronto Arts Foundation Emerging Jazz Artist Award is a $10,000 cash prize with finalists receiving $1,000. The award furthers the career of an outstanding emerging jazz artist and is intended to support the pre-production, production, and/or recording of original music composed by the recipient. Established in 2014, the award is supported by Cheryl and Manuel Buchwald, and will be given out annually for at least 10 years. The Emerging Jazz Artist Award is presented every year at the TD Toronto Jazz Festival.

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    Eligibility Requirements

    Applicant Type
    Artistic Discipline
    Music and Sound
    Funding Type
    Priority Community
    Career Type

    Emerging/New Career

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