Anyone may submit a nomination. Any qualified individual, group, business, institution, venue or event may be nominated.
Among other requirements, a nominee must have a definite connection to the Greater Rochester Region and have made a significant contribution toward the creation of musical excellence. (The Greater Rochester Region encompasses the following counties: Monroe, Orleans, Genesee, Wyoming, Livingston, Ontario, Yates, Seneca and Wayne).
Nominees may represent any music genre and be associated with any music related vocation from any era in Rochester’s history. (A nominee can be an individual, group, large ensemble, institution, event or venue).
Under “Nominee Description” please provide biographical information and any evidence supporting this nomination. e.g. Letters of recommendation, awards, honors, degrees, discography, publications, compositions, copies of recordings, videos, photos, news clippings & reviews etc. Point out career highlights, achievements, major appointments, business triumphs, technical innovations, musical teaching experience, community involvement, benefaction and or philanthropic contributions pertaining to music. The more detailed the information, the better for our review process.