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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.

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Upcoming Events

EventRegionLocationDateCost($)
Time Traveler: A Look at Canadian Women's Composition's Throughout the 20th and 21st Centuries
Time Traveler:  A Look at Canadian Women's Composition's Throughout the 20th and 21st Centuries
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto20 Nov 20188-12 (advance), $10-15 (door)
Centrediscs Album Launch: Jim and Paul play Glenn and Ludwig
Centrediscs Album Launch: Jim and Paul play Glenn and Ludwig
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph St., Toronto, ON21 Nov 2018Free with RSVP
SHHH!! Ensemble / Zac Pulak and Edana Higham
SHHH!! Ensemble / Zac Pulak and Edana Higham
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto22 Nov 2018(By Donation)
Allison Cameron Mini-Festival
Allison Cameron Mini-Festival
OntarioARRAY SPACE 155 Walnut Ave. Toronto ON M6J 3W323 Nov 201815 - $20
Louise Bessette
Louise Bessette
OntarioJane Mallett Theatre, St. Lawrence Centre for the Arts, 27 Front St. E., Toronto, Ontario27 Nov 201852
Christmas with the Vancouver Bach Choir
Christmas with the Vancouver Bach Choir
British ColumbiaVancouver, Orpheum Theatre02 Dec 201818-61

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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.