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Artist Entrepreneur


The Artist Entrepreneur program is designed to help artists and bands of all genres build their businesses and create more sustainable careers

Artists work hands-on with CMI’s team of industry experts (touring, marketing, funding, PR, performance and production, among others) via mentoring, networking and collaboration. Artists will also meet other active industry professionals in music law, business management, talent buying, music publishing, music supervision, and performing rights organizations.

All artists have ongoing to CMI for additional mentorship after the program ends.

Bringing Music & Business Together

Next Sessions:

March/April 2024 | Applications Open
Deadline: January 7th, 2024

August/September 2024 | Applications Open
Deadline: TBD


Download Program Brochure (Info & Pricing)

Program Fee $2,500 + HST

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AE Sessions Delivered
Week Program
Unique Industry Guest Speakers

What stuck out the most wasn't just the learning experience, but the relationships that were built because of this program. Everyone was really invested in helping the artists build their business, and that's not always easy to find in this industry!

Iskwé Artist

CMI gave me the confidence in myself and my art that I needed to push forward. They continue to be great mentors and I know they’ll always there to help me out whenever I need it.

Sam Arion Mute Choir, AE

I highly recommend CMI to anyone that wants to confidently grow and self-manage their own project.

Silvia Temis Artist