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Barry Truax Celebration

7:00pm • Friday, May 11, 2018

A true pioneer in the field of electroacoustic composition, Barry Truax is best known for his work with the PODX computer music system which he has used for tape solo works and those which combine tape with live performers or computer graphics. Join us for this very special event as we celebrate Barry’s birthday!

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CMC BC Advisory Council Achieves Gender Parity

The Canadian Music Centre in BC is pleased to announce that the BC Advisory Council has achieved gender-equity for the first time in its 40-year history. BC Members of the CMC unanimously elected a slate of seven (7) new members to the BC Advisory Council at the...

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The Murray Adaskin Salon Is Available For Rental

The Canadian Music Centre's Vancouver Creative Hub is available for rentals, including the Murray Adaskin Salon — a 44-seat, urban, black-box performance space — and the 14-seat CREATE boardroom. Named after beloved BC composer Murray Adaskin, the Salon is a uniquely...

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Vancouver Sings One Song

The Canadian Music Centre in BC was thrilled to partner this year with the Vancouver Cherry Blossom Festival (VCBF) to co-present Vancouver Sings One Song (VSOS), a massed choir concert featuring several hundred singers in Christ Church Cathedral on Tuesday, April 3...

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The Murray Adaskin Salon

An intimate, new performance space in downtown Vancouver. Available to rent.

The CMC’s new Murray Adaskin Salon is a cultural jewel in the heart of downtown Vancouver with a street-level entrance on Davie Street between Howe and Hornby.


Vancouver Creative Hub
837 Davie Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1B7

Victoria Creative Hub
920 Johnson Street
Victoria, BC V8V 3N4


Your gift provides a wide range of services and programming to composers, students, researchers, performers, conductors, educators, broadcasters, and everyone with a passion for music. The CMC is a registered charity with Canada Revenue Agency.

Canada Council for the Arts
Province of British Columbia
BC Arts Council
City of Vancouver
Vancouver Foundation
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