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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($)
Dueling Pianos
Dueling Pianos
PrairieEckhardt-Gramatté Hall - Rozsa Centre, University Drive Northwest, Calgary, AB25 Sep 2017--
Piano Recital-Yoko Hirota
Piano Recital-Yoko Hirota
OntarioThunder Bay, Ontario26 Sep 2017$15 & $10
Narrative Wellbeing For Artists: Exploring Identity Through Writing
Narrative Wellbeing For Artists: Exploring Identity Through Writing
Ontario20 St Joseph Street, Toronto, ON, M4Y 1J927 Sep 201715
Brahms German Requiem
Brahms German Requiem
OntarioRoy Thomson Hall 60 Simcoe St Toronto, ON M5J 2H527 Sep 2017Single tickets go on sale July 2017.
Brahms German Requiem
Brahms German Requiem
OntarioRoy Thomson Hall 60 Simcoe St Toronto, ON M5J 2H528 Sep 2017Single tickets go on sale July 2017.
Murray Adaskin Salon / Culture Days Free Documentary Showing: 5 Short Art Films
Murray Adaskin Salon / Culture Days Free Documentary Showing: 5 Short Art Films
British ColumbiaCanadian Music Centre in BC, 837 Davie Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z 1B729 Sep 2017free

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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.