A SHOWCASE OF OTTAWA’S YOUNG TALENT
On Sunday May 31, 2015, Ottawa’s young musicians will have the exciting opportunity to showcase their talent in a grandiose way. In the heart of Ottawa’s Chinatown- the multicultural village with an Asian flavor, will host on-street performances to feature some of Ottawa’s most passionate and poignant young artists. Presented by the Ottawa Youth Arts Association and the Somerset Street Chinatown Business Improvement Area (BIA), the Echoes Of Ottawa youth art initiative will exhibit the works of the emerging young artists. In the event of inclement weather, the rain date will be Sunday, June 7th, 2015.
All applications must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 30, 2015.
PERFORMER AGE: Students in grades 7 (seven) to 12 (twelve) are invited to apply for the event.
PERFORMANCE GROUP SIZE: Maximum of 15 performers per ensemble group; Minimum of 3 performers; Larger ensembles (10 – 15 students) are strongly encouraged.
PERFORMANCE DURATION: Approximately 1 hours of material (with breaks). PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE: Each ensemble will perform one (1) hour between 12- noon and 4PM.
PERFORMANCE LOCATION: Both indoor and outdoor spaces are available in Chinatown. Selected ensembles will be invited to perform at assigned locations.
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: A 3-4 minute audio recording including samples from 1-2 pieces that may be performed. Only Selected ensembles will be contacted to perform. Please view the application form attached for details.
ADDITIONAL EVENT INFO
• Lunch will be provided for the performers.
• Volunteer hours will be available for those participating.
• Students are to provide their own musical instruments.
• Musicians are encouraged to wear their ensemble uniform.
• Students are to provide their own CD players, iPod docks, etc.