Celebrate Canada’s 150 with the CMC!

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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($)
Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
PrairieMamdani Opera Centre, 1315 - 7 St SW. Calgary, AB27 Apr 201717 - 38
Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
PrairieMamdani Opera Centre, 1315 - 7 St SW. Calgary, AB27 Apr 201717 - 38
Celebrating John Beckwith at 90
Celebrating John Beckwith at 90
OntarioTrinity St. Paul’s Centre, 427 Bloor Street W.28 Apr 2017--
Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
Cowtown Opera - NYC Meets YYC
PrairieMamdani Opera Centre, 1315 - 7 St SW. Calgary, AB28 Apr 201717 - 38
ECMA Classical Showcase - Presented by the Canadian Music Centre
ECMA Classical Showcase - Presented by the Canadian Music Centre
AtlanticSanctuary Theatre 228 Germain Street, Saint John, New Brunswick E2L 2G429 Apr 2017--
The Hockey Sweater
The Hockey Sweater
Ontario Roy Thomson Hall 60 Simcoe St Toronto, ON M5J 2H529 Apr 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.