On the Mississippi Artist Roster


Artist Roster - Mississippi Arts commission - King Edward - blues

Mississippi Arts Commission

JACKSON, MS, September 13, 2013 — Blues guitarist and singer King Edward Antoine has been selected for another three years by the Mississippi Arts Commission for its Artist Roster. Applicants go through a thorough review process, including an evaluation by a panel of arts presenters, educators and fellow artists. Artists chosen for the roster have demonstrated mastery of their artistic work and have a history of successful performances or presentations. Non-profits, schools, and local government entities can apply for a mini-grant to support up to half of a Roster Artist’s total fee for performances and workshops.