Music In Your Medium is an online art auction to raise funds for Sounds of the Next Generation (SONG), a free after school music program for at-risk children and youth in Northumberland County.

We are looking for local artists who would be willing to donate an original piece of art in a medium of their choice.  The artwork can be from an existing catalogue or curate specifically for this campaign.  Artists will receive a charitable gift receipt for their contribution.

Music In Your Medium brings artists of all backgrounds together to celebrate art, culture and inclusivity for the month of August. The online exhibit launches Saturday, August 25th in conjunction with the Town of Cobourg’s Art Walk and closes Wed. October 31st.

To register your interest please complete the attached form and email it to admin@songprogram.org.

About Music In Your Medium

Music In Your Medium is an art auction consisting of pieces of work that interpret the theme of music in a medium chosen by the artist.  Whether it’s a painted violin, a sculpture, framed song lyrics or oil on canvas the submission is open for interpretation by the artist.  Submissions will be auctioned off through an online exhibit.  All proceeds will support SONG’s after school music program.

About Sounds of the Next Generations (SONG)

Sounds of the Next Generation is Northumberland County’s only free, socially inclusive, afterschool music education program for under-served children and youth. Inspired by the worldwide model El Sistema, SONG is celebrating its 5th year of promoting social development through musical excellence by offering exceptional choral and orchestral music education to every child in Northumberland County, free of barriers and cost.  For more information visit www.songprogram.org.