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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($)
See You Or Something In September III
See You Or Something In September III
PrairieHoly Trinity Anglican Church, Edmonton, AB21 Sep 201815 / 20 / 25
Toronto Messiaen Ensemble "PLAY"
Toronto Messiaen Ensemble
OntarioToronto/The Eastminster United Church (310 Danforth Ave)22 Sep 2018Free (Admission by Donation)
Centrediscs Album Launch: Soundspinning
Centrediscs Album Launch: Soundspinning
OntarioCanadian Music Centre, 20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto, ON, M4Y 1J925 Sep 2018Free with RSVP
New Perspectives
New Perspectives
British ColumbiaSagebrush Theatre, 1300 9th Avenue, Kamloops BC28 Sep 201842, $39 Seniors, $10 Youth (under 19)
New Perspectives
New Perspectives
British ColumbiaThe Nexus at First, 450 Okanagan Avenue East, Salmon Arm BC29 Sep 201830, $10 Youth (under 19)
CMC Presents: Elinor Frey
CMC Presents: Elinor Frey
Ontario20 St. Joseph Street, Toronto, ON03 Oct 201810-20

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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.