Celebrate Canada’s 150 with the CMC!

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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($)
CD launch: Incarnation
CD launch: Incarnation
OntarioCanadian Music Centre , 20 St. Joseph Street Toronto, ON M4Y 1J923 May 2017Free with RSVP
21C Music Festival in Toronto - MAY 24-28, 2017
21C Music Festival in Toronto - MAY 24-28, 2017
OntarioToronto24 May 201721
Standing Wave - Wild
Standing Wave - Wild
British ColumbiaAnnex, 823 Seymour Street, 2nd Floor, Vancouver 24 May 201725 regular / $15 students & seniors
21C - COC Orchestra Conducted by Johannes Debus
21C - COC Orchestra Conducted by Johannes Debus
OntarioKoerner Hall, TELUS Centre for Performance and Learning, Toronto24 May 201721
Thin Edge New Music Collective: Keys, Wind, and Strings Festival
Thin Edge New Music Collective: Keys, Wind, and Strings Festival
OntarioArray Space, 155 Walnut Avenue, Toronto24 May 201715-36
Oksana G. - May 24-30, 2017
Oksana G. - May 24-30, 2017
OntarioImperial Oil Opera Theatre 227 Front St. E, Toronto, ON24 May 201750-$175

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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.