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[Jeu de temps / Times Play 2023]

Prizes and Awards

24th Jeu de temps / Times Play

Results | Artists and Submissions | Events | Awards | Jury

In addition to the prize packages offered each year to the jury-selected Winning Works in Jeu de temps / Times Play, the creators of the top three of those works and the Thematic Award Recipients also receive cash prizes.

The contents of the prize packages (below) are the result of generous donations by the CEC and JTTP Project Partners, a diverse collection of committed and supportive individuals and institutions across Canada and around the world. 1[1. If you are interested in supporting JTTP through a donation or as a JTTP Project Partner, please contact the JTTP Project Manager.]

Media Partners help promote the project through the coordination of various Events, Concerts and Radio Broadcasts that feature JTTP works throughout the year. Visit the Participants and Submissions page anytime to listen to all 34 submissions to the 24th edition of the project coordinated by the CEC, and to read programme notes and artist biographies for each work.

Prizes and Awards | Project Partners | Media Partners | Support

Prizes and Awards

1st Place — Cash prize ($400), CEC membership (two years), prize package.

2nd Place — Cash prize ($200), CEC membership (two years), prize package.

3rd Place — Cash prize ($100), CEC membership (one year), prize package.

4th Place — CEC membership (one year), prize package.

5th Place — CEC membership (one year), prize package.

Thematic Awards — Cash prize ($390), CEC membership (one year).

The eligibility criteria for the JTTP prizes and thematic awards can be found on the call for contributions page.

Project Partners

Thanks to the contributions of a diverse collection of individuals and institutions, the winners of this year’s edition of JTTP receive substantial prize packages containing cash, CDs, DVDs, books and magazine subscriptions.

Financial Donations

The JTTP Thematic Awards were established in 2021 upon the initiative of Kevin Austin. The CEC is grateful for his generous donation of funds to present these awards for many years to come. We also thank Martin Gotfrit, who has contributed to this fund since 2021. Additionally, we would like to recognize the following individuals for their donations to this year’s edition of the project:

Kristi Allik
James Andean
James Bailey
Ian Chuprun
Teresa Connors
Francis Dhomont
Monique Jean
John Kamevaar
Jean Piché
Laurie Radford
Scott Smallwood
Barry Truax
Hildegard Westerkamp

Media Donations

CEC — Canadian Electroacoustic Community
BEAMS — Boreal Electroacoustic Music Society (Edmonton)
Cambridge Street Records (Vancouver)
DAAD Berliner Künstlerprogramm (Berlin)
DEGEM — Deutsche Gesellschaft für Elektroakustische Musik (Germany)
Earsay Music (Vancouver)
empreintes DIGITALes (Montréal)
NAISA — New Adventures in Sound Art (Toronto)
Sound Anatomy (UK/Berlin)
Hildegard Westerkamp (Vancouver)

Book and Magazine Donations and Subscriptions

20 Seconds Magazine (Berlin)
Circuit (Montréal)
Computer Music Journal / The MIT Press (USA)
Musicworks (Toronto)
Organised Sound / Cambridge University Press (UK)
Les presses de l’Université de Montréal

Media Partners

A broad and varied group of dedicated Media Partners help promote the selected works by featuring them in radio broadcasts and presenting them in concert.

Visit the events page for detailed information about presentations of JTTP 2023 works. Also keep an eye on the CEC’s Facebook events page for ongoing updates about upcoming broadcasts and announcements of all JTTP- and CEC-related events.

Radio Broadcasts

Electric Sense — James Bailey | CIUT 89.5 FM (Toronto)
Expansive Prairie Skies — Michael Elves | UMFM 101.5 (Winnipeg)
Foldover — Tom Lopez | WOBC 91.5 FM (Oberlin OH)
Thank God it’s Free Range! — Michael Elves | UMFM 101.5 (Winnipeg)
UNDÆ! Radio — Néstor Ciravolo | Radio Círculo 100.4 FM (Madrid)

Concert Presentations

A new project component was launched in 2014 to coordinate JTTP performances in various prestigious international contexts. Thanks to this initiative, selected works are featured in an event that “roams” each year to be presented by a different Special Project Partner, while the 1st Prize winner is presented each year in Akousma (Montréal’s festival of immersive digital music).

Residency Partners

Since 2021, prizewinners or thematic award recipients can submit a residency project proposal to our JTTP partners, who select one artist to invite.

TBD: Dates TBD


Services in Kind

Diffusion i média (Montréal)

Project Partners

BEAMS CSR Cambridge Core Circuit CMJ DAAD DEGEM Earsay empreintes DIGITALes Computer Music Journal / MIT Press Musicworks New Adventures in Sound Art Organised Sound


The CEC gratefully acknowledges the SOCAN Foundation’s ongoing and generous support of a range of its activities — including the annual Jeu de temps / Times Play (JTTP) project — through their Annual Operations programme.

Fondation SOCAN

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