Creative Pathways

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Contemporary Musician Development Program

Are you an SA-based Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander musician, songwriter, or music producer aiming to develop your music career? Are you performing your own original music and want to reach a wider audience? Would you like to build on your music and music industry skills?

The Nexus Creative Pathways program is a year long intensive development program for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) musicians.

The program strives to equip participating artists with a broad range of knowledge and skills necessary to operate as a successful independent artist in the Australian music industry. Creative Pathways aims to drive business and individual artistic development concurrently as well as identifying opportunities for audience development and the development of revenue streams for participating artists.

This program is open to individual musicians and groups/bands.

Artist Applications

The successful applicants:

  • Must be identified as a person of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent.
  • Have a body of performance or production ready original work
  • Already be performing this work live regularly or semi-regularly
  • Have a strong desire and readiness to increase performance opportunities either locally, nationally or internationally

For further information please download the document entitled ‘Creative Pathways Information Document’ to the right of the page.

Please email [email protected] or call the office on 8212 4276 (Tuesday to Friday, 9am-5pm) if you wish to discuss anything to do with this program

2018 applications close 16 March 2018