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Toronto magazine Musicworks has just announced that the acousmatic work Landline by Manuella Blackburn was awarded the First prize at its Musicworks Electronic Music Composition Contest 2018. Works by the collective Chroma Mixed Media (Katerina Gimon, David Storen, Brian Topp) and Epa Fassianos were respecdtively awarded 2nd and 3rd prize. Honorable mentions were given to works by Elliott Lupp and Bekah Simms.
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James O’Callaghan won the Jan V Matejcek Award for new classical music, awarded by SOCAN on October 2, 2018.
Åke Parmerud will return to Lisbon (Portugal) as guest composer for the Residência artística DME (Dias de Música Electroacústica). This second residence will be on September 10-29, 2018. Are planned, a masterclass on September 17-21 and a concert-album launch on September 22.
Christian Bouchard was awarded the 2018 Joseph S Stauffer Prize (in the music category). The prizes are awarded annually to emerging and mid-career Canadian artists who exhibit strong artistic potential in music, visual arts and literature.