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Your Source for Canadian Music

MISSION: The Canadian Music Centre is the catalyst that connects you to the ever-evolving world of Canadian musical creation through performance, education and promotion.

PURPOSE: The CMC provides unique resources for exploring, discovering, and performing Canadian music. We are passionate about nurturing a musical community that honours our legacy and supports the professional development of Canadian musicians and composers.

VISION: The CMC inspires fresh perspectives, celebrates inventive composers, and provides transformative experiences. We champion artistic diversity and embrace Canada’s rich cultural heritage in creative centres across the country and internationally.

Become a Member

  • Are you a performer, conductor, educator, student, ensemble, organization? If you're interested in Canadian music, join as a Community Member.
  • Are you a professional Canadian composer? Apply to become an Associate Composer.

Upcoming Events

EventRegionLocationDateCost($)
Brass Burst
Brass Burst
OntarioThree Dog Winery 1920 Fish Lake Road, Prince Edward County24 Aug 201721
IRONWOOD: Quartet Gems
IRONWOOD: Quartet Gems
OntarioThe Grange of Prince Edward Estate Winery, 990 Closson Road, Hillier, Prince Edward County, Ontario.25 Aug 201749
Sextet Disrupted
Sextet Disrupted
OntarioHillier Creek Estates Winery, 46 Stapleton Road, Hillier, Prince Edward County, Ontario. 26 Aug 201749
Helen Pridmore presents Sokolovic "Love Songs"
Helen Pridmore presents Sokolovic
PrairieShuBox Theatre, University of Regina main campus, Regina SK08 Sep 2017Free admission
The Sounds of Love and War
The Sounds of Love and War
QuébecSt-Jerome/St. Jerome's Cathedral09 Sep 2017Free
CMC Presents: ICOT (Iranian-Canadian Composers of Toronto) + accordion player Michael Bridge
CMC Presents: ICOT (Iranian-Canadian Composers of Toronto) + accordion player Michael Bridge
OntarioCanadian Music Centre 20 St. Joseph St. Toronto, ON M4Y 1J914 Sep 201715 advance / $20 at the door

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The Canadian Music Centre's activities are made possible though the generous support of the following:

  • Supporter: Canada Council for the Arts Logo
  • Supporter: Socan Foundation Logo
  • Supporter: Factor
  • Supporter: Canadian Heritage Logo

  • Supporter: Alberta Arts Foundation
  • Supporter: British Columbia Arts Council
  • Supporter: Conseil des arts et des lettres Québec
  • Supporter: Ontario Arts Council
  • Supporter: Ontario Media Development Corporation
  • Supporter: Ontario Trilium Foundation

  • Supporter: Toronto Arts Council
  • Supporter: City of Vancouver
  • Supporter: Calgary Arts Development
  • Supporter: Calgary Foundation
  • Supporter: Conseil des arts de Montréal
  • Supporter: Vancouver Foundation
  • Supporter: Telus
  • Supporter: Deux Mille Foundation
  • Supporter: CBC Music

We acknowledge the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Department of Canadian Heritage (Canadian Music Fund) and of Canada's Private radio broadcasters.