2013 FMO Conference - Lemon Bucket Orkestra.  Photo by Mike Bourgeault. 2013 FMO Conference - Shelagh Rogers, Mike and Jane Stevens.  Photo by James Dean. 2013 FMO Conference - Youth Program participants.  Photo by James Dean. 2013 FMO Conference - Flights and Falls.  Photo by James Dean. 2013 FMO Conference - panel session.  Photo by Mike Bourgeault. 2013 FMO Conference - David and Ariana Gillis.  Photo by Mike Bourgeault.


New rooms available at Westin Bristol Place

OCT 8, 2014 UPDATE:  The Westin has twenty new rooms available at the FMO discounted rate of $119 plus taxes per night, for a minimum 3-night stay during the 2014 conference.  Call 1-800-937-8461 to book by Sunday, October 12, and mention FOLK MUSIC ONTARIO.

What’s happening at the conference? Who will be there?

The preliminary schedule, panel descriptions, panelist bios and photos, and the current delegate list are all on the Conference page, under “What’s Happening at the Conference?” and “Who’s Coming?”

Festival season is all year round

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Our member festivals offer something for everyone’s tastes. There’s music – from Celtic to alt-country, hip hop to Trad – along with crafts, food, family entertainment, dance, workshops, and great community spirit. Click here for dates and websites!

FMO Board nominees

We have a great list of candidates for the FMO Board of Directors:

Tim Fraser – London
Tamar Ilana – Toronto
James Keelaghan – Perth
Jani Lauzon – Toronto
Brenna MacCrimmon – Toronto
Preetam Sengupta – Guelph
Alex Sinclair – Toronto

Please click here to learn about who they are [More]

Featured Member

Kelly Authier
Hailing from Port Alma, Ontario (wait...where is that?) The Oh Chays, husband and wife folk-soul-roots duo Kelly and Michael Authier (pronounced "OH chay")…
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Ashley Condon, singer-songwriter, playing acoustic guitar

Latest News

2014 FMO Keynote Speaker – Charlie Angus, MP

Posted on October 2, 2014 by Folk Music Ontario

Folk Music Ontario is proud to announce that MP Charlie Angus will deliver the keynote address at the 2014 conference.

Born in Timmins, ON, Charlie is the Ethics, Privacy, Access to Information and Government Accountability spokesman for the Federal New Democratic Party. Over the last 10 years he served as the [More]

Register for the 2014 conference

Posted on August 29, 2014 by Folk Music Ontario

2014 conference registration is open to both members and non-members of Folk Music Ontario. Click here for more info.

2014 conference advertising opportunities

Posted on August 25, 2014 by Folk Music Ontario

Copperworks Consulting Inc. will manage advertising for the 2014 FMO conference. Click here to see all of the advertising opportunities available this year.

To get started with your booking right now, please email Copperworks directly. September 9 is the deadline for ad purchases for the Folk Prints [More]