Submissions now OPEN for the SOCAN Song House at 2020 East Coast Music Awards: Festival & Conference presented by TD!

Submissions now OPEN for the SOCAN Song House at 2020 East Coast Music Awards: Festival & Conference presented by TD!

Submissions close: Friday, March 27th, 2020

Dates: Wednesday, April 29th & Thursday April 30th

Over the past four years, the SOCAN Song House has been a resounding success having been led by music industry experts such as Brian Howse, Ralph Murphy, and Brad Roberts.

Twelve (12) songwriter participants from Atlantic Canada will be selected to participate, gaining valuable insight into the craft of writing a hit song. This initiative aligns with SOCAN's A&R strategy to help members improve their songwriting and reach new heights in their careers.

**SVP notez que tandis que si un mentor est anglophone, l'AMCE et le SOCAN encourage les artistes francophones de soumettre, ├ętant entendu que la session aura lieu en anglais**

Songwriter participants of the SOCAN Song House must meet the following criteria:

  • The workshop will be best-suited to songwriters in pop and country genres;
  • Participants must be SOCAN members and ECMA members in good standing based, and either based in: Cape Breton, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, or Prince Edward Island;
  • Applicants must be attending the 2020 ECMAs and be available to participate Wednesday April 29th and Thursday April 30th;
  • Artists / participants must be willing to take their writing craft to the next level

The link to the application can be found at: Apply HERE

Please contact:

Tara MacDonald, Artist & Industry Manager (tara@ecma.com) with any questions you may have about the application or ECMA 2020's SOCAN Song House!