Inherent Right to Indigenous Governance
You will come away from the program with an understanding of what a reconciled model of governance would look like after exploring and discussing traditional forms of Indigenous governance, while gaining a fuller understanding of the colonial forms of governance.
Indigenous Business and Economic Development
Examine the fundamental issues of governance, such as the creation of culturally appropriate governmental institutions and the role of Indigenous leaders in effectively planning, creating, and promoting economic policy for self-determined Indigenous development.
Independent Residency - November 2017
In this Independent Residency, be surrounded by a community of artistic peers, attend inspiring talks and performances by world-renowned visiting artists, and enjoy a spectacular mountain environment where you can engage or seek retreat.
Concert in the 21st Century
This program examines the classical concert experience – what is essential and what is a convention? Participants will explore how musicians can position themselves better in society and attract more audience members.
Singer Songwriter Residency
Explore the craft of songwriting with Grammy Award-winning faculty and hall of fame artists in this 20-day residency. This songwriting-focused intensive provides participants the opportunity to work one-on-one with expert faculty and in group workshops with their peers to advance their creative practice and further their career.
Indigenous Team Storytellers and Spoken Word Residency
This residency will engage stories told through partnership in preparation for performance. Performances will include storytelling with spoken word and music lyricism.