Missions and Goals

In addition to encouraging the distribution of original, emerging music, the FME is devoted to promoting Canadian musicians nationally and internationally.


  • To encourage exchanges among artists and music industry professionals, nationally and internationally;
  • To contribute to regional economic development
  • To entertain and attract young people in the region in original ways;
  • To promote the Abitibi-Témiscamingue region;
  • To contribute to the maintenance of a rich, healthy social scene.