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by Matthew Fava
on February 11, 2019

In this installment of the Earmark series we speak with CMC Associate Composer Parisa Sabet about hidden pianos, that moment when you experience O Superman for the first time, and composing music about hard topics.

Canadian Music Centre: What got you excited about music at a young age?

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by Matthew Fava
on February 4, 2019

In this installment of the Earmark series we speak with CMC Associate Composer Daniel McConnachie about Saturday night parties, music in Kingston, and mentors such as Istvan Anhalt.

Canadian Music Centre: What got you excited about music at a young age?

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by Matthew Fava
on February 4, 2019

This is the third excerpt in a six-part series that explores Gayle Young’s musical practice, drawn from the interview that took place with Camille Kiku Belair on December 14th, 2017 at the Canadian Music Centre in Toronto.

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by Matthew Fava
on January 25, 2019

In this installment of the Earmark series we speak with CMC Associate Composer Steven Webb about childhood pianos, and those musical encounters that allow us to tread the meandering path of an artist with greater confidence.

Canadian Music Centre: What got you excited about music at a young age?

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by Matthew Fava
on January 22, 2019

In this installment of the Earmark series we speak with CMC Associate Composer Tova Kardonne about her interests in music, and some significant moments that affirmed her love of the art form.

Canadian Music Centre: What got you excited about music at a young age?

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by Matthew Fava
on January 10, 2019

By Camille Kiku Belair

This is the second excerpt in a six-part series that explores Gayle Young’s musical practice, drawn from the interview that took place with Camille Kiku Belair on December 14th, 2017 at the Canadian Music Centre in Toronto.

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by Matthew Fava
on December 18, 2018

By: Camille Kiku Belair

This is the first excerpt in a six-part series that explores Gayle Young’s musical practice, drawn from the interview that took place with Camille Kiku Belair on December 14th, 2017 at the Canadian Music Centre in Toronto.

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by Matthew Fava
on December 5, 2018

by Lisa Conway

Banner Photo: Sabrina Schroeder performing at Tidal ~ Signal. Credit, Alistair Henning.


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by Matthew Fava
on December 4, 2018



Photo: Kristian Fourier


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by Matthew Fava
on September 27, 2018

By Lisa Conway