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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($)
Three Centuries with West Coast Chamber Music
Three Centuries with West Coast Chamber Music
British ColumbiaUnitarian Church of Vancouver: 949 West 49th Ave.17 Feb 201922/ 16/ 10
Musica Universalis: Music of the Spheres
Musica Universalis: Music of the Spheres
British ColumbiaBlusson Spinal Cord Centre, 818 W 10th Ave. Vancouver BC23 Feb 201910-35
Organic Voices
Organic Voices
British ColumbiaQueens Avenue United Church, 529 Queens Ave., New Westminster, BC V3L 1K223 Feb 2019Adults $25.00 Seniors/Students: $20 Children K-7: $10
Music in the Afternoon
Music in the Afternoon
OntarioWalter Hall, University of Toronto, 80 Queen's Park, Toronto28 Feb 201945
Celebrating Women: In Recognition of International Women’s Day
Celebrating Women: In Recognition of International Women’s Day
OntarioFestival Hall, 401 Isabella St., Pembroke ON02 Mar 201925 adults, $15 students, 12 & under free
Organic Voices
Organic Voices
British ColumbiaWest Vancouver United Church, 2062 Esquimalt Avenue, West Vancouver02 Mar 2019Adult 30 / Senior 25 / Student 10 / Kids 12 & under Free

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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.