Announcements

FMO Conference 2021 – MEMBERS-ONLY EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN!

FMO Award Weekend Sept.25-26, 2021 FMO 2021 Virtual Conference Sept.27-Oct.1, 2021 MEMBERS-ONLY EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! Members Early Bird Deadline – August 23rd, 2021 Pay What You Can (Suggested Rate $25) Click here to register now! Click here for more info! The 2021 FMO Conference is coming this September! FMO members are invited to […]

BDRB: Declaration to End Anti-Black Racism in the Canadian Music Industry

BDRB (Breaking Down Racial Barriers) with partners CIMA (The Canadian Independent Music Association) and ADVANCE, Canada’s Black Music Business Collective, hereby call upon the individuals, organizations, small businesses, corporations and government institutions of the music industry to play a role in eradicating anti-Black racism in the Canadian music industry. The eradication of anti-Black racism requires […]

Announcing Folk North Program (formerly known as Export Development Program) delegates

     Presented by Folk Music Ontario, Folk Music Canada and Folk Alliance International, the 2019 Folk North Export Development Program assists folk musicians and businesses in accessing new markets in Canada, USA, UK and Australia and more markets by bringing more than 20 delegates (festival ADs, presenters, agents, music supervisors etc.) to the Folk […]

Private Showcase Applications EXTENDED

The application period for private showcases at the 2019 FMO Conference has been extended until July 29th. For more information and to apply, click here.


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Call for Applications: Folk Music Ontario Board of Directors

NEW DEADLINE: 11:59PM ET, Friday, July 23rd, 2021 Online Nomination Form What to Expect if You’re Elected Folk Music Ontario (FMO) is now seeking individuals to stand as candidates in the 2021 election of its Board of Directors. Directors will be elected by electronic ballot (or acclaimed) ahead of this year’s Annual General Meeting (September […]

Mark Your Calendars: 2021 FMO Conference Dates Announced!

The 2021 FMO Award Weekend and Conference will be held online. Save the following dates in your calendars:  2021 FMO Award Weekend – Sept.25 – 26, 2021 2021 FMO Virtual Conference – Sept.27 – Oct.1, 2021 Stay tuned to this website, and subscribe to The FMO Newsletter for all the latest information!

Applications Open: 2021 FMO Awards and 2021 Online Showcases!

Folk Music Ontario is pleased to announce that our 2021 Award and Online Showcasing applications are now open! PLEASE NOTE: Those who applied for a showcase at our cancelled 2020 conference can choose to move their application to 2021. You will still need to apply, but there will be no registration application fee as long […]