2017 Winter Jazz Fest Special Project

FET.NAT2015 Special Project: FET.NAT. © Chris Parker

FET.NAT2015 Special Project: FET.NAT. © Chris Parker

FET.NAT2015 Special Project: FET.NAT. © Andre R. Gagne

Ottawa is home to a vibrant music scene with many artists at the forefront of creativity. The TD Ottawa Jazz Festival Special Project is designed to support the creation, development and presentation of new music in the region. This year the Winter Jazz Festival is offering to support a featured guest to perform with a local group.

Deadline

Applications are now closed.

Guidelines

  • - The local artist/group must reside in the Ottawa/Hull.
  • - The performance will be a part of the TD Ottawa Winter Jazz Festival, Feb 9-12, 2017.

Support offered

  • - The successful project will receive $3000 (CDN) plus accommodation for two nights for the featured artist.
  • - If necessary, rehearsal space will be arranged
  • - A featured article in a OJF newsletter
  • - Prominent positioning on the ottawajazzfestival.com website and a dedicated event page
  • - Listing on the Ottawa Jazz Festival Facebook page
  • - Featured as part of the Winter Jazz Festival’s press release and marketing campaign

Application Process

Applications are now closed

Selection Process

The selection process is based on the project’s artistic merit, overall clarity, quality, and the ability of the project to reach current and new audiences


If you have any questions please contact Petr Cancura at petr@ottawajazzfestival.com