Celebrating Music in Manitoba Schools
Music Month Grants 2017
Successful schools will receive grants of up to $500.00 to help cover musicians’ fees, contingent upon the availability of funding. Grants are not intended for costs associated with transportation, lodging, and/or materials or instruments.
Application Deadline: Friday, October 28, 2016.
Noon-Hour Musical Performances at the Manitoba Legislative Building
School groups, accompanied by their teachers, are invited to apply to give 10- to 15-minuteperformances at the Manitoba Legislative Building during the noon hour on Music Monday, May 1 and on Wednesdays May 10 (French concert), 17, and 24, 2017.
Application Deadline: Friday, January 20, 2017
Music Monday, May 1, 2017
Celebrate the galvanizing power of music in Canada and demonstrate how that power is rooted in school music programs.
Music Monday Celebrates Canada 150
Music Monday celebrates Canada 150 with a new anthem, commissioned by the Coalition for Music Education. The new anthem 'Sing It Together' is co-written by Juno-award winning songwriters Marc Jordan and Ian Thomas. Read the press release here; see the music video on YouTube here and on Facebook here, and explore the revamped Music Monday website in English here and in French here.
The 2017 hash tags are #MMC2C2C in English and #LEMCAC in French.
The MMEA, MBA, MCA, MCGA, and MOC support and encourage participation in Music Monday. Any questions, ideas, and pictures/videos can be sent to Alexis Silver by email.