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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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  • 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($)
anyWare Launch and Art's Birthday Broadcast Party
anyWare Launch and Art's Birthday Broadcast Party
OntarioNAISA North Media Arts Centre, 106 Ottawa Ave, South River 16 Jan 2019--
SOLD OUT // CMC Presents: Alex Samaras
SOLD OUT // CMC Presents: Alex Samaras
Ontario20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto, ON17 Jan 2019Advance $15, Door $20 | CMC Members and Arts Workers $12, Door $15 | Students $10.
21C Music Festival - Terry Riley, Live at 85!
21C Music Festival - Terry Riley, Live at 85!
OntarioKoerner Hall at The Royal Conservatory (273 Bloor St W in Toronto)18 Jan 201921
Interactivity Workshop: Exploring The Touch Board, Electric Paint and Winter Sounds
Interactivity Workshop: Exploring The Touch Board, Electric Paint and Winter Sounds
OntarioSouth River Ontario, 106 Ottawa Ave P0A 1X018 Jan 201975 - $140
21C Afterhours with Continuum
21C Afterhours with Continuum
OntarioMazzoleni Hall at The Royal Conservatory (273 Bloor St W in Toronto)18 Jan 201921
21C Music Festival - Sō Percussion: Amid the Noise
21C Music Festival - Sō Percussion: Amid the Noise
OntarioKoerner Hall at The Royal Conservatory (273 Bloor St W in Toronto)19 Jan 201921

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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.