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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.

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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($)
CMC Presents: Stereoscope
CMC Presents: Stereoscope
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph St., Toronto, ON M4Y 1J922 Feb 2018--
Open Rehearsal with Luminous Voices
Open Rehearsal with Luminous Voices
PrairiecSPACE King Edward (1721 - 29 Avenue SW, Calgary)23 Feb 20180
Currents of Sable Island
Currents of Sable Island
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto23 Feb 2018(FREE)
The Somewhere There Creative Music Festival
The Somewhere There Creative Music Festival
OntarioThe Tranzac, Toronto23 Feb 201815/10
A Night in Spain
A Night in Spain
PrairieCentennial Concert Hall, 555 Main St, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1C323 Feb 2018--
Somewhere There Creative Music Festival
Somewhere There Creative Music Festival
OntarioThe Tranzac, Toronto24 Feb 201815/10

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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.