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QUSIC – Terez

Musician Name: Terez
Genre: Pop
Content Rating: PG – Parental guidance is suggested for designated age range (7-13 yrs); some material may not be suitable for all children due to coarse language.
Hosted at & Sponsored by: Friends of Dorothy Lounge in downtown Kelowna.
Financially Supported by: Creative BC, FACTOR and Canada’s private radio broadcasters

Terez (she/her/hers) may be making her debut releases, but this young pop singer is anything but new to the music scene. Already with a fan base of over 100K followers, collaborating with influencers like Nicole Arbour, and having performed across North America, sharing stages with heavy hitters such as Keith Urban, Terez is making a mark on her own accord with the release of original music. 

With her passion originating from songwriting, Terez uses her music as a platform to discuss topics such as self-love, mental health, and acceptance. Everyone has secrets and unflattering truths; Terez aims to showcase her truth to make fans feel more accepting of their own. Her deeply vulnerable, and personal lyrics aim to make listeners feel related to and understood, while her pop melodies and dynamic vocals make you want to dance. Terez has more interest in one’s humanity rather than their gender, and looks forward to telling her musical story on QUSIC.

 

 

About QUSIC

QUSIC is a new LGBT2Q+ Artist Music Series, produced by Rebellious Unicorns Production Company Inc. with the generous support of Creative BC, in which all presenting artists must identify under the LGBT2Q+ spectrum. This innovative series celebrates the LGBTQ2+ community, which includes individuals who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and two-spirit as well as a range of other gender and sexual identities. QUSIC features solo performers, duos or group acts, provided that the headlining artist identifies as LGBT2Q+.

QUSIC supports the growth and development of the Canadian music industry, highlighting artists who identify as LGBT2Q+. The music series invests in Canadian talent and will help to grow awareness of LGBT2Q+ musical artists, and helping to put money in their pockets so that they may continue to create this essential art form. 

QUSIC broadcasts live from Friends of Dorothy Lounge in Downtown Kelowna, BC and is financially supported by Creative BC, FACTOR and Canada’s private radio broadcasters, and also sponsored by Friends of Dorothy Lounge.

Unicorns.LIVE programming is produced on the traditional, unceded territory of the syilx (Okanagan) people.

SA Pride Project: LGBTQ Flags and Pronouns Workshop

This fall, the Salmon Arm Arts Centre is partnering with local Pride groups and First United to present an inaugural 4-day festival celebrating the LGBTQ2S+ community through the arts. Everyone is welcome to learn more about ourselves, family members and friends who identify as LGBTQ2S+, and to seek connection and creativity through the exhibition and online activities throughout the festival happening October 14-18, 2020.

Part of the festival includes an exciting PRIDE art exhibition! The Salmon Arm Art Gallery will feature mixed media artwork, including fifteen PRIDE flags and the associated pronouns.

We’re offering a FREE workshop for local LGBTQ2S+ artists to gather in a safe space to create flags on 16×20” canvasses. All supplies are included, but there is limited space. Pre-register by email curator@salmonarmartscentre.ca

To learn more, visit the Facebook Event Page

SA Pride Project: LGBTQ2S+ Terminology Workshop

Artists from the LGBTQ2S+ community are invited to contact Tracey at the Salmon Arm Arts Centre to learn more about creating artwork about terminology and its definitions. These works will become a part of the 3-Day PRIDE Art Exhibition at the Salmon Arm Art Gallery, happening Fall 2020.

Artists will receive a kit with take home instructions + access to a how to video. All materials and supplies will be provided.

There are lots of kits and terms to learn to make art about! For more info about the Salmon Arm Pride Project and to register email curator@salmonarmartscentre.ca

For more details, visit the Facebook Event Page