Allan Slaight Juno Master Class

Allan Slaight Juno Master Class

October 14, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) and Slaight Music have announced the long list of artists for the 2020/2021 Allan Slaig

June 10, 2020
by External Source

Canada’s leading artist development program is now accepting applications for the 2020/21 star-making class. Three artists will be selected to join 2020 CBC Music Searchlight winner, Shawnee.

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April 8, 2020
by Kerry Doole

The Juno Master Class alumni releases a confessional ballad enhanced by judiciously employed strings and built around his warm and intimate voice.

March 9, 2020
by FYI Staff

The prestigious prize means the Edmonton-based Mohawk pop singer/songwriter will participate in the Allan Slaight Juno Master Class, Canada’s premiere artist development program.

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October 25, 2019
by FYI Staff

The Beaches (pictured) announce a national tour, Goddo reissues three classics, and Allan Slaight Juno Master Class graduates impress. Also making news are Snow, Frank Marino, Prix MNB Awards, The Sorority, Drake, Andy Shauf, Sauga City Music Fest, Madonna, and TD Jazz. With video.

Clockwise from top: Aiza, Fintan, Shope, Sam Lynch
September 19, 2019
by FYI Staff

This year's four recipients (pictured) will take part in a customized week-long program hosted by Canada's Music Incubator at Coalition Music, receiving crucial tools to help them become Juno ready.

Slaight Music Residents (L to R, top to bottom): Antonio Naranjo, Suad Bushnaq, Stephen Krecklo, Jason Couse, and songwriting duo Ashley Jane and Timon Wientzek.
June 5, 2019
by Kerry Doole

The CFC/Slaight Music Residency Showcase (pictured) is approaching, the 2019 SOCAN Songwriting Prize finalists are announced, and a new book on Massey Hall seeks your input. Also in the news are the Allan Slaight Juno Master Class, Paul McCartney, Emma Stevens, Taylor Knox, Laurie Brown, The Trews, CFMAs, Adam Levine, and Audrey Ochoa. Videos added for your enjoyment.

The winning class with Gary Slaight, Derrick Ross and Allan Reid. Full caption at foot of story.
November 5, 2018
by FYI Staff

The four winners of the 2018/19 round of Canada's premier artist development program recently engaged in a week of intensive mentorship and industry insight in Toronto. One lucky winner will get to perform live at the Juno Gala Dinner and Awards in March. Pictured: the winning artists with reps from Slaight Music and CARAS/The Junos.

Port Cities
September 21, 2018
by FYI Staff

Port Cities (pictured), Haviah Mighty, and smrtdeath are joined by Searchlight champ Aquakultre in this year's winners of Canada’s premier artist development program, now in its fourth year.

Allan Slaight, the man behind the Juno Master Class name
June 7, 2018
by FYI Staff

The artist development program provides three emerging Canadian artists with a suite of tools necessary to enhance their careers.

March 28, 2018
by Jason Schneider

The Halifax rapper born Lance Sampson honed his musical chops in prison. He is now breaking out as the winner of CBC Music’s 2018 Searchlight competition and the Allan Slaight Juno Master Class, but he's not quitting his gig as a plumber just yet.

January 29, 2018
by FYI Staff

The audio-first national talent search is accepting submissions until Feb. 6. The winner will earn a place in the Allan Slaight Juno Master Class, Canada’s premiere artist development program.