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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($)
GroundSwell Concert
GroundSwell Concert
OntarioEckhardt Gramatté Hall, University of Winnipeg25 Apr 2019--
Amabilis Singers present: Force of Nature
Amabilis Singers present: Force of Nature
British ColumbiaNew Westminster Christian Reformed Church 8255 13th Ave, Burnaby, BC27 Apr 201925
Music in the Afternoon
Music in the Afternoon
OntarioWalter Hall, University of Toronto, 80 Queen's Park, Toronto02 May 201945.00
Cross Canada by Train
Cross Canada by Train
OntarioNAISA North Media Arts Centre, 106 Ottawa Ave, South River, P0A 1X003 May 201910
A Poe Cabaret
A Poe Cabaret
OntarioEastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Avenue04 May 201920 regular, $14 senior/student, $5 under 18
Carmina Burana
Carmina Burana
British ColumbiaSagebrush Theatre, 1300 9th Avenue, Kamloops BC11 May 201942, $39 Seniors, $10 Youth (under 19)

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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.