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Market Builder participants announced

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Manitoba Music and the Canada Council for the Arts are proud to announce that seven artists and four  music entrepreneurs have been selected for the 2015 edition of the Market Builder Residency for Aboriginal Artists and Industry (Market Builder). The week-long project will include more than 40 hours of roundtable discussions, mentor sessions, and networking events with industry leaders in and around Toronto. The project begins on February 9th and ends on the 13th.

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AMP SESSIONS Cassidy Mann

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Our new AMP Sessions video series continues this week with an entry from Western Canadian Music Award nominated singer/songwriter Cassidy Mann!

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Tracy Bone Brings Home a Native American Music Award

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Manitoba singer/songwriter Tracy Bone has earned some new hardware, bringing home a Native American Music Award (NAMA) on November 14 for Best Country Recording. This is just the latest accolade for Bone, who was also nominated for Best Female Artist at the NAMA. She has already won a West Coast American Indian Award and Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Award for her latest recording, Woman Of Red, as well as a Western Canadian Music Award nomination.

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