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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($)
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
21C Music Festival - Esprit Orchestra Presents: CONSTELLATIONS
21C Music Festival - Esprit Orchestra Presents: CONSTELLATIONS
OntarioKoerner Hall at The Royal Conservatory (273 Bloor St W in Toronto)20 Jan 201921
In Recital: Stuart Graham, baritone & Narmina Afandiyeva, piano
In Recital: Stuart Graham, baritone & Narmina Afandiyeva, piano
OntarioJeanne Lamon Hall, Trinity-St. Paul Centre, 427 Bloor St. W., Toronto, ON25 Jan 201925 - 50

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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.