Folk Music Canada is returning to Kansas City to present Canadian artists at the Folk Alliance International Conference from Feb. 14-18, 2018. Folk Music Canada is hosting more than 30 showcase performances over four days at the conference’s host hotel with artists from across Canada, many of whom are also official showcasing artists at the conference. The full schedule is available at www.folkmusiccanada.ca, and on its Facebook event page.
Folk Music Canada will be working to support all of the many Canadian artists at the event, hosting a myriad of activities, including showcases, music business meetings, and a networking mixer presented with Canadian Music. East Coast Style.
In a new development this year, FMC will join Folk Alliance International as Presenting Partner of the International Folk Music Awards on Feb. 14 at the Folly Theatre in Kansas City.
Folk Alliance is a four-day conference and industry networking event, with seminars and workshops during the day and official showcases in the evening. The music kicks into high gear late at night, with private industry-presented showcases including Folk Music Canada’s presenting music into the wee hours of the morning.
Under the banner of #FMCTopNotch, conference attendees and the public can keep track of news and updates about Folk Music Canada events and artists during the four-day folk frenzy at Folk Alliance’s host hotel, the Westin Crown Centre. For all news and updates about events and artists, follow Folk Music Canada on twitter @folkmusiccanada and include the hashtag #FMCtopnotch in social media about Canadian Folk performers during Folk Alliance.
For more information on the Folk Alliance International Conference, go to www.folkconference.org.