International Women's Day and Related Events
March 8, 2022 in SaskMusic News
SaskMusic will be recognizing International Women's Day (March 8) with educational panels on March 13 and 15, 2022. March is also recognized in several countries as Women's History Month. See below for related events.
SaskMusic is presenting two amazing online panels:
The Work/Life/Art Balance panel discussion, Sunday March 13 at 2pm CST
Moderated by Amanda Scandrett, with Denise Williams, Katie Sahlu, Kelly Bado and Peggy Hogan
Learn more and register
Like a Boss: Women in the Industry, Tuesday March 15 at 7pm CST
An ask-me-anything style panel with Alexandra Kane, Alex Patton, Caity Babs, Kaia Kater and Jackie Sonegra.
Learn more and register
Thank you to FACTOR Canada and Creative Saskatchewan for their support.
International Women's Day Panel, 7pm online
Sam Maciag hosts a panel through the Regina Public LIbrary. It's free to attend, but you do need to register: https://www.reginalibrary.ca/attend/programs/6168590
Celebrate International Women's Day with four incredible women. Find out how we can break the bias and live in a world where differences are celebrated.
Celebrate International Women’s Day with ASCAP Experience
March 8, 2pm CST/3pm EST, ASCAP Experience presents an event with world-class women in music: screen scorer Germaine Franco (Encanto, Coco), Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Tania León, and Amy Wadge, collaborator for Ed Sheeran, Alicia Keys, Camila Cabello. Hear their empowering stories, and find out the lessons they’ve learned throughout their incredible, evolving careers.
March 8, from 7pm
"Strength In Voice - Saskatoon Honors International Women's Day"
At Capitol Music Club, Saskatoon
"We're celebrating some of Saskatoon's Powerhouse Women in music! From Folk to Hip-Hop, Blues to Rock, Spoken Word and more. The ElectroLites are lighting the fuse at 7:30, and the celebration's going all night. The crafty Rebellion women started brewing their Sparkle Motion Majestic Milkshake IPA in February and we'll have it on tap, proceeds going to the Regina Sexual Assault Centre. Tacos and Jim Beam are on special. *There are still a few spots open for Tues. Open Stagers. Space is limited, the Sign-Up list will be out at The Capital Music Club at 7:00 p.m. In-person only."
Online Panels by Manitoba Music
Manitoba Music presents a virtual GEAR UP Speaker Series featuring three incredible women working in music production:
- Simone Torres, March 9 at 7PM CT
- Hill Kourkoutis, March 16 at 7PM CT
- Chloe Alexandra Thompson, March 23 at 5PM CT
You can watch them via Manitoba Music's Facebook or YouTube channels.
Learn more: https://www.manitobamusic.com/news/read,article/8420
The National Music Centre presented a concert on March 5 in honour of #IWD2022 with Bebe Buckskin, Nice Horse, and Mariel Buckley. You can watch the saved stream at https://bit.ly/3Mv1fDT