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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.
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Upcoming Events

EventRegionLocationDateCost($)
Le Festival de Musique de Chambre des Laurentides
Le Festival de Musique de Chambre des Laurentides
Québec St-Jérôme/Cathédrale de Saint-Jérôme (355 Place du Curé-Labelle, Saint-Jérôme, QC)22 Sep 2019Free (Admission by Donation)
Le Festival de Musique de Chambre des Laurentides
Le Festival de Musique de Chambre des Laurentides
QuébecSt-Jérôme/Cathédrale de Saint-Jérôme (355 Place du Curé-Labelle, Saint-Jérôme, QC29 Sep 2019Free (Admission by Donation)
Kinetic Transmissions by Gordon Monahan
Kinetic Transmissions by Gordon Monahan
OntarioNew Adventures in Sound Art, 106 Ottawa Ave., South River, ON04 Oct 2019PWYC Donation for Artist Talk and Exhibition. 150 for workshop (250 includes 2 nights accommodation).
CD Launch: Into the Stone
CD Launch: Into the Stone
OntarioGlenn Gould Studio, 250 Front Street W., Toronto M5V 3G505 Oct 201915; or $20 with a CD included
Nymphs of the West
Nymphs of the West
PrairieThe Bella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, Mount Royal University (18 Mount Royal Circle SW, Calgary)20 Oct 201938 (general) / $33 (seniors) / $28 (students)

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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.