Ontario Music Fund Providing $14 Million to 151 Recipients

Ontario Music Fund Providing $14 Million to 151 Recipients

Creating Jobs and Growth in Ontario’s Music Sector

Ontario is supporting a healthy, vibrant and competitive music industry by awarding 155 grants to 151 recipients totalling $14 million, through the Ontario Music Fund (OMF).

Premier Kathleen Wynne announced the 2016 grant recipients today at the Rivoli, a concert venue in Toronto, alongside representatives from the Toronto Urban Roots Fest, one of the organizations the program is supporting this year. The OMF provides grants to music businesses that produce, distribute and promote Ontario-based music and artists. This support spans all segments of Ontario's music industry and helps the sector to innovate, create jobs and increase the production and performance of music across the province.

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