It is almost that time again – time to apply for the 2011 PEAK Performance Project, for your chance to win $105,000 towards artist development and take your musical career to the next level!
The online application process will be open from March 14th – April 29th, 2011. We will be announcing more information on eligibility, guidelines, important dates and more shortly, so stay tuned for the details.
We’re proud to announce that 2 of our top 5 artists from 2010 are now 2011 JUNO Nominees!
SAID THE WHALE, who placed second in the 2010 edition of the PEAK Performance Project and won $75,000 towards career development, has been nominated for New Group of the Year (Sponsored by FACTOR and Radio Starmaker Fund)
GREG SCZEBEL‘s album Love & the Lack Thereof is nominated for Contemporary Christian/Gospel Album of the Year. Greg was awarded 4th place and $10,00o in artist development funding.
The PEAK Performance Project is proud to be supporting the careers of these, and all our wonderful artists, and look forward to assisting even more BC artists reach their peak performance!
Said the Whale perform the song they used in their Viral Campaign “We Are the PEAK” as they invite PEAK Top 20 both past and present to share the PEAK love onstage of the PEAK Performance Project Finale concert at the fabulous Commodore Ballroom on November 18th, 2010.
Congratulations to Kyprios, our PEAK Summit Award winner for 2010!
On Thursday, Nov 18th at the Commodore Ballroom in Vancouver, Kyprios was named the first place artist, taking home 100.5 thousand dollars ($100,500). Said the Whale placed second, with a prize of $75,000, and Vince Vaccaro was awarded $50,000 for third place.
The top 3 put on an incredible show for the sold out Commodore crowd, featuring cameos from fellow PEAK Performance Project top 20 artists.
On Monday November 1st at 3:15pm, we will be one step closer to knowing. Listen to 100.5 the PEAK FM in the lower mainland, or online at thepeak.fm as Peter Schaad, Carmen Cruz and Music BC’s Bob D’Eith announce the top 5 artists.
Here’s how it will work:
On Monday, we will announce which artists placed 4th and 5th.
We will then announce who placed in the top 3 – IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER!
The specific rankings of the top 3 won’t be announced until the PEAK Performance Project Finale Concert, November 18th at the Commodore Ballroom! Tickets are $10.05 (plus charges) and are available at ticketmaster.ca now. You can also listen to the PEAK for your chance to win tickets!
Here’s what’s on the line:
5th place – $5,000
4th place – $10,000
3rd place – $50,000
2nd place – $75,000
and the Summit Prize – $100,500
The winners are chosen based on a combination of Live Performance Judging, Public Online Voting, and Committee Evaluation. For specific details, have a look at the scoring breakdown in the Rules & Guidelines here.