The Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) and Jazz in June announce an open call for a jazz/jazz-influenced musician/band to open the final evening of the 2020 Jazz In June festival. The performance will take place on the Gazebo Stage at Andrews Park, in Norman, on Saturday, June 20, 2020, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Additionally, the chosen musician/band will play two brief, subsequent intermissions following the two headlining acts at 8:20 p.m. and 9:00 p.m.
A recording of the performance will be made with the goal of being included as part of an annual post-event, “best of” Jazz In June broadcast special on KGOU Radio, to air several times over the period of a year from the date of the performance. For more information about the festival, please visit Jazz in June.
WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?
The selected musicians will receive:
- Financial compensation
- Backstage hospitality with food and drinks
- Complimentary festival t-shirt (1 per band member)
- Mention on the Jazz in June website, social media pages and press material
- Stereo recording of performance with an opportunity to be featured in a post-event “best of” broadcast on KGOU
- Feature in OF+MO monthly newsletter with reach of over 5,800
Genre and Proximity
Artists from across Oklahoma who demonstrate a strong jazz influence are invited to enter the open call.
Register in the Oklahoma Music Guide
The open call for Oklahoma jazz artists is in promotion of the Oklahoma Music Directory, the Oklahoma Film + Music Office’s FREE online database of Oklahoma musicians and music businesses. Therefore, acts must be registered in the database in order to be selected. If you are not already registered, please register for the Oklahoma Music Directory before submitting your application.
About the Oklahoma Film + Music Office:
Created in 1979, the Oklahoma Film + Music Office strives to share all that Oklahoma has to offer by welcoming filmmakers and music professionals to the state and by creating a network of support to develop Oklahoma’s film and music industries. For more information about the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program or the Oklahoma Film + Music Office please visit okfilmmusic.org.