Local Songwriter in Residence: Don Amero

Wednesday, Mar 30, 2011 at 1pm
Don Amero
Manitoba Music
1-376 Donald Street



Don Amero

Don will work in one-on-one sessions with local songwriters to help shape a song. Potential applicants are encouraged to bring in a partially completed composition as a starting point.

About Don Amero

In the past four years, Amero has released three albums that generated two national awards and nine nominations. He has toured the country from coast-to-coast, been invited to play festivals, been asked to perform with symphony accompaniment, and appeared on national television concerts. His debut album, 2006’s Change Your Life, hit the #1 spot on the National Aboriginal Countdown and received a total of seven nominations for the Aboriginal Peoples Choice Music Awards (APCMAs). In February of 2009, Amero released his second album, Deepening, which saw two more singles climb to #1 on the National Aboriginal Countdown. Deepening also earned him Aboriginal Songwriter of the Year at the Canadian Folk Music Awards, Male Artist of the Year at the Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards, and two more nominations at the APCMAs. 

PLEASE NOTE: Only four spots available. To register, please contact Roland at address below. We will not be accepting registrations on-line.

COST: $20 for members


Contact: Roland Deschambault
Address: 1-376 Donald Street
Phone: 204-975-5188


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