Julian Award for Excellence

Peter Prentice

CJSF 90.1’s The Jazz Spectrum are pleased to announce the nominees for the 5th annual Julian Award of Excellence for Emerging Canadian Jazz Artists, known simply as The Julian Award.

The Julian Award recognizes and promotes young and emerging Canadian jazz talent who have created original work. This year's nominees are: Matt Choboter’s Full Fathom (Vancouver), Samskaras; Gray Matter (Toronto), Footsteps; Tara Kannangara (Toronto), Some Version of Truth; and The Christian Overton Quintet (Toronto), The Test. 

The winner will receive $500 and the 1st runner up will receive $250.

Be sure to go to each nominee’s website to find out more about them and listen to their music.  


To vote for a nominee, please click https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/V8FZW9Y  Voting closes January 19 at midnight.

The winner will be announced on The Jazz Spectrum on January 20th. 

The Jazz Spectrum airs live every Wednesday from 5:30-7pm on CJSF 90.1 FM

  • Posted on: 12 April 2016
  • By: Administrator