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from National
on October 2, 2012

OCTOBER 1, 2012 (TORONTO, ON) - The Canadian Music Centre is delighted to congratulate two of its Associate Composers and a CMC Ambassador on their Western Canadian Music Awards (WCMA).

from
on September 7, 2012

Second International Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Sir Georg Solti Conducting Apprenticeship
Riccardo Muti, Music Director
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The CSO invites young conductors to apply for a two-year conducting apprenticeship. The winning candidate, chosen by an international jury chaired by Maestro...

from British Columbia
on September 6, 2012

"Recognition is a relative thing in the arcane world of modern composition. “You could be the most famous contemporary-music composer in Canada,” says Kelly-Marie Murphy, “and you’d still only be known by, like, 120 people.”

from Atlantic
on September 4, 2012

Canadian Music Centre Associate Composer, Scott MacMillan nominated for Classical Recording of the Year at the Music Nova Scotia Awards.

Classical Recording of the Year - Presented by CAA
Scott Macmillan - Within Sight Of Shore
Sheila Margeson - Joyful Spirit
The Barra MacNeils - The Barra...

from
on August 23, 2012

In this issue of Notations, Canadian Music in Conservatories is discussed, as well as Bernard W. Andrews' discussion on the challenge of writing music for amateur musicians and children. Also, an article in memory of John...

from British Columbia
on August 23, 2012

"Few composers in the annals of Canadian music have been as honoured or respected as Barbara Pentland (1912-2000) — or as infrequently played. For all her significance as Canada’s best mid-century modernist, listeners can go season after season without hearing any of Pentland’s major works. Bob Baker, director of...

from Ontario
on August 22, 2012

Ulla Collgrass talks about the importance of titles of a composition in this Autumn issue of Notations. Also, articles in memory of John Weinzweig and James Tenney, and Christien Ledroit takes us through his process of writing for student performers. Updates on John Burge, Paul McIntyre, Andrew...

from
on August 22, 2012

In this article of Notations, four perspectives on music and architecture, Juliet Palmer talks about the exciting plans to transform Chalmers House into a flexible performance space for experimental music, playwright...

from Ontario
on August 22, 2012

An article in memory of Harry Freedman, written by Walter Pitman.

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from Ontario
on August 22, 2012

In this issue of Notations, Ulla Colgrass interviews three couples who are also composers, and Alice Ho discusses teaching young people to compose. With updates on Martha Hill Duncan, Phil Nimmons, Chan Ka Nin, R. Murray Schafer, James Rolfe, Christien Ledroit, Alexina Louie, Gerhard Wuensch, Christos Hatzis,...