We are so delighted to announce the call for applications to this year’s Banff Artist in Residence (BMiR) Fall and Winter programs. We hope you’ll be able to share among friends, artists, colleagues, etc. you think might be interested in this opportunities.
The BMiR program provides emerging and established artists from the classical, jazz, singer-songwriter, folk, pop, electronic and world traditions with a period of focused time to concentrate on artistic development. Residents are given the opportunity to expand their artistic insights through interaction with program peers and visiting artists.
Those interested in additional professional development can choose to apply for the role of Artistic Associate and act as the liaison between faculty and musicians for the duration of the program.
Read on to find out more details about Early Fall, Late Fall, and Winter offerings.
Program dates: September 21 - October 23, 2015
Application deadline: June 30, 2015
Visiting Artists: Alex Cuba - September 21 - 25, Bruce Forman - October 5 - 9, Kevin Welch - October 12 - 16, Linda Bouchard - October 19 - 23
Program dates: November 9 - December 11, 2015
Application deadline: August 5, 2015
Visiting Artists: Marc Atkinson - November 9 - 13, Aaron Davis - November 16 - 20, Tom Wilson - November 23 - 27, Jacob Greenberg - November 30 - December 4, Jasper Wood - December 7 – 11
Program dates: January 11 - February 12, 2016
Application deadline: September 9, 2015
Visiting Artists: Lisa Moore - January 11 - 15, Stephen Fearing - January 18 - 22, Simon Fryer - February 1 - 5, Sam Baker - February 8 – 12, Mary Gauthier - February 8 – 12
I’m happy to follow up on any questions, or comments you might have about our exciting year, thank you so much for taking the time.
Manager, Music Programs
The Banff Centre
107 Tunnel Mountain Drive
Box 1020, Banff, Alberta T1L 1H5, Canada