About MusicYukon


Music Yukon is at the heart of Yukon’s emergence as a national leader in the creation, production, presentation, sale and distribution of music by Yukon artists.

Yukon artists are respected and earning a good living.

The Yukon is attractive to artists. This is a thriving music industry building toward a growing presence on the world stage.

“Artists” are broadly defined as including entry-level, emerging and professional musicians.


Music Yukon exists to:

Help artists achieve their artistic, career and business goals including musicianship, professionalism, business success, economic self-sufficiency and cultural expression.

Develop and improve the market for Yukon musicians and northern music industry.

Enhance the presence of music and Yukon’s music sector in the community and the nation as a source of entertainment, cultural identity, economic opportunity and community quality of life.

Represent the interests of the Yukon’s music sector locally, regionally, nationally and internationally.


  • Business focused, artist focused
  • Embraces partnership and collaboration
  • Empowers staff, artists and partner organizations to realize their aspirations
  • Existing as a reliable and relevant resource for Yukon’s music sector
  • Respect, diversity and cultural inclusiveness
  • Safe and healthy work place
  • Honest, ethical and transparent conduct
  • Strong governance, fiscal sustainability and prudent business practices

Board of Directors

Allyn Walton

Kelvin Smoler 
Vice President

Al Cushing

Gordon Campbell

Stephanie Chess

Marcus Martin 

Matthew Lien


K Scott Maynard

Executive Director


Keitha Clark  

Producer/Programmer Arts in the Park


Sarah Ott

Social Media/Outreach