J Morris / Dominique Gorley
J Morris | 10 pm
Award winning radio host and hip-hop artist Justin Gunderson or J Morris aka Ya Favourite Lightskin is the founder of Bring Ya Eh Game, founder of The Hip Hop Food Drive, music director and the co-founder of Cranium Festival. After spending more than two decades working in the music industry, J Morris knows what it takes to build an infrastructure and is always working to help artists make an impact at any chance he gets.
Dominique Gorley | 10:30 pm
Dominique Gorley is a Ottawa-born, Jazz Infused Contemporary R&B vocalist and songwriter. Her vocals are described as buttery and sensual. Relating with her audience on a basis of emotional connection, Dominique Gorley’s talent and dedication are inimitable. Be on the lookout for a series of singles and visuals Dominique has coming in 2022.
About Encore Ottawa:
Over the course of the pandemic, Shenkman Arts Centre, Meridian Theatres @ Centrepointe, and the Ottawa Music Industry Coalition, in addition to RogersTV, and Apartment613, piloted Encore Ottawa 1 and later Encore Ottawa 2 to create paid performance opportunities for over 90 local artists, with all 39 performances later broadcast on RogersTV Channel 22. Encore Ottawa 3 is supported by the Canada Arts Presentation Fund Program and the Support for Workers in Live Arts and Music Sectors Fund.