Earlier this week, Corey Hart joined MusiCounts, Canada's leading music education charity, to surprise the students of Juniper Ridge Intermediate in Torbay, NL with a special performance, and $10K in new instruments from the MusiCounts Band Aid Program.
The Ontario Government released its annual Budget last week, and it has profound impacts on the Ontario Music Fund (OMF).
The Ontario PC government proposes to streamline the administration for its cultural media tax credit and certification programs, and to cut red tape for video game developers. Pictured here: Premier Doug Ford and Finance Minister Vic Fedeli tabling the budget in Queen's Park yesterday
Last night, provincial agency Ontario Creates hosted a celebration to honour the Ontario nominees for the upcoming Juno Awards ceremony and their appreciation was palpable.
New life for the Victory Burlesque, Shad hosts an art exhibition, and new Rock Hall of Fame inductees are announced. Also in the news are CIMA, the Junos, Jessie Reyez, FACTOR, Taylor Swift, Doug Paisley, Serena Ryder, Ladybird Animal Sanctuary, and Matt Dusk. Videos added for your enjoyment.