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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.

Become a Member

  • 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($)
Quatuor Bozzini Explores the work of Martin Arnold
Quatuor Bozzini Explores the work of Martin Arnold
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street20 Sep 2017(FREE)
CMC Presents: Christina Petrowska Quilico & Cecilia Lee
CMC Presents: Christina Petrowska Quilico & Cecilia Lee
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph St., Toronto, ON M4Y 1J920 Sep 201715 advance / $20 at the door, CMC Members & Arts Workers $12 advance / $15 at the door, Students $10
A Tribute to Glenn Gould
A Tribute to Glenn Gould
OntarioRoy Thomson Hall 60 Simcoe St Toronto, ON M5J 2H522 Sep 2017Single tickets go on sale July 2017.
Quiet Concerts: Allison Cameron
Quiet Concerts: Allison Cameron
OntarioScarborough Civic Centre Library 156 Borough Drive, Toronto, Ontario M1P 4N723 Sep 2017free
Opening Night - James Ehnes
Opening Night - James Ehnes
PrairieTCU Place, Sid Buckwold Theatre, Saskatoon23 Sep 2017--
A Tribute to Glenn Gould
A Tribute to Glenn Gould
OntarioRoy Thomson Hall 60 Simcoe St Toronto, ON M5J 2H523 Sep 2017Single tickets go on sale July 2017.

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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.