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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($)
Stroobach's "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel" to be broadcasted on ECR radio
Stroobach's
OntarioEllensburg, Washington, U.S.A.13 Dec 2018--
A Christmas Cabaret
A Christmas Cabaret
British ColumbiaCanadian Music Centre, Vancouver, 837 Davie Street14 Dec 201855
Welcome: A Seasonal Greeting
Welcome: A Seasonal Greeting
PrairieRiver Park Church (3818 – 14A Street SW, Calgary)15 Dec 201815 (adults/seniors) / FREE (students & children 12 and under)
Canadian Music Centre Holiday Hours
Canadian Music Centre Holiday Hours
OntarioThe Canadian Music Centre will be closed December 21st at 1 pm and will reopen January 2nd.21 Dec 2018--
Christmas Reprise XVI
Christmas Reprise XVI
British ColumbiaHoly Rosary Cathedral, Vancouver & Queens Avenue United Church, New Westminster22 Dec 201810-35
Vanishing Empires
Vanishing Empires
PrairieSouthern Alberta Pioneers Memorial Building (3625 – 4 Street SW, Calgary)22 Dec 201840 (general) / $30 (seniors) / $25 (students) / FREE (children 12 and under)

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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.