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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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Upcoming Events

Canadian Music Centre Holiday Hours
Canadian Music Centre Holiday Hours
OntarioThe Canadian Music Centre will be closed December 22nd at 1 pm and will reopen January 2nd.22 Dec 2017--
A Luminous New Year’s Eve
A Luminous New Year’s Eve
PrairieBella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, Mount Royal University (4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary)31 Dec 201740 (general) / $35 (seniors) / $30 (students)
Nielsen and Mozart
Nielsen and Mozart
PrairieCentennial Concert Hall, 555 Main St, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1C312 Jan 2018--
Intimate Letters
Intimate Letters
AtlanticSteel Recital Hall, UPEI, Charlottetown13 Jan 201820
Nielsen and Mozart
Nielsen and Mozart
PrairieCentennial Concert Hall, 555 Main St, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1C313 Jan 2018--
Intro to Javanese Gamelan with Sutrisno Hartana
Intro to Javanese Gamelan with Sutrisno Hartana
British ColumbiaWestern Front15 Jan 2018150 General / 100 WF members

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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.