2009 Western Canadian Music Award Nominations
Chronograph Records is pleased to announce another successful round of Western Canadian Music Award nominations! This year we’re excited to announce 2 nominations! One for Mark DeJong for Jazz Recording of the year with “The Unknown”, and one for Independent Record Label of the Year for Chronograph Records!
In the Jazz Recording of the Year category, Saskatoon saxophonist Mark DeJong is recognized for his breakout album "The Unknown." Receiving rave reviews across Canada and abroad, Mark DeJong is "imaginative and grounded, thoughtful and passionate, and there's a luminosity that comes through everywhere on his CD 'The Unknown'" (Stuart Broomer, Toronto Life).
Chronograph Records is nominated for the first time in the Independent Record Label of the Year category. Everyone at the label is very excited about this first time nomination for label of the year. This category recognizes excellence in the area of Western Canadian-based record labels. Chronograph's extensive list of recent achievements is what is being recognized by this nomination.