Applications FOR THE APRil residency are not yet being accepted. Please check back periodically for updates.
Letter of Intent
1-page max description relating to prompts below:
Name, email, address, phone number & website
What are your goals for your time at the residency?
How will a Big Water Residency benefit your songwriting practice?
Submit as LastName_Letter.pdf
Please submit three audio samples of your work.
You may submit work recorded solo or with a group, but the applicant must be the primary songwriter.
You may send a pdf document with song names and descriptions if necessary.
Submit formatted as LastName_SongTitle.mp3
Submit all application requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline to be considered for acceptance.
The application deadline for the November 5-11, 2018 residency is August 1, 2018 at 11:59 PM CST.
Artists must submit their application by email with required materials by the listed deadline. Applications submitted at least 48 hours prior to deadline will be notified of their receipt and artists will be notified of any missing components. No applications will be accepted or changed after the deadline.
REVIEW AND SELECTION PROCESS
A panel of musicians / music professionals will review applications. All applicants will be notified of the status of their application within one month of deadline.
Sorry, review panel feedback is not guaranteed for applicants at this time.
Original voice, innovation, vision, imagination
Project shows significant artistic development and willingness to take risks
Artistically consistent body of work
Value of proposed project to artist’s career / Potential for artistic growth as emerging artist
Feasibility of project / Ability to accomplish goals in required time
Artist's interest in area's landscape and/or engagement with the surrounding community
Please contact email@example.com with any questions or concerns related to program details or application requirements.