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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.

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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.
  • Are you a professional Canadian composer? Apply to become an Associate Composer.

Upcoming Events

EventRegionLocationDateCost($)
Temporal Drum Set Sound Installation
Temporal Drum Set Sound Installation
British ColumbiaWestern Front, 303 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver, V5T 1S126 Jun 2018Free
Temporal Drum Set Concert
 Temporal Drum Set Concert
British ColumbiaWestern Front, 303 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver, V5T 1S126 Jun 2018$10-20
Album Launch - Symphonova: La Patrie-Our Canada
Album Launch - Symphonova: La Patrie-Our Canada
OntarioCHANGE OF VENUE: Streetcar Crowsnest Theatre, 345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, ON28 Jun 2018Free with RSVP
Chronos Vocal Ensemble at Podium Choral Conference
Chronos Vocal Ensemble at Podium Choral Conference
AtlanticCochrane Centre - 81 Cochrane Street, St. John's NL30 Jun 201815 / 10
Ambient Tones and Dreams
Ambient Tones and Dreams
OntarioNAISA North Media Arts Centre, 106 Ottawa Ave, South River30 Jun 201810
Patrick Stewart Bakes A Cake - A Music Video Premiere
Patrick Stewart Bakes A Cake - A Music Video Premiere
British ColumbiaGrande Luxe Hall, 303 East 8th Ave, Vancouver BC30 Jun 201820

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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.