2018 FMO Conference – Sept 27-30

The FMO conference will be held at the Hilton Toronto Airport Hotel & Suites this year. The Early Bird conference registration rate is available until July 31st, 2018!

**NEW** You will need your Member ID to access the member rate. Click here to register and for all the latest conference info.

Private showcase applications – now open until August 1!

Interested in hosting a late-night private showcase at the conference? Click here for all the info!

Developing Artist Program application deadline extended!

The Developing Artist Program is open to residents of Ontario and the National Capital Region ages 15-21, who are chosen for their interest, ability, and experience. Applications can be submitted by individuals, festivals or venues. The deadline has been extended to August 1, 2018. Click here for more information.

FMO at Union Summer 2018

FMO member artists are performing in seven timeslots at Union Square in Toronto, as part of  Union Summer 2018. Check out the upcoming performers on Mondays, noon-1pm:

July 23 – Tragedy Ann
July 30 – Doris Folkens
August 6 – Safe As Houses
August 13 – Alana & Leigh Cline

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Madeleine Roger
Madeleine Roger is a contemporary folksinger from Winnipeg, Canada. While accompanying herself on acoustic guitar, it is her artistry as a songwriter that can silence a room, uniting her captivating voice with vivid lyricism and maturity beyond her years. A former thespian and a lifelong traveler, she is prone to…
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