Welcome to the Canadian Music Centre in BC

Celebrating 40 Years of Musical Creativity!

Connecting you to the ever-changing world of Canadian musical creation through Performance, Education, and Promotion

About CMC BCDonate

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.


A Brief Musical Reflection On Women’s History Month

On Monday we celebrated the music of Janet Danielson in the second sold-out concert of our series, which was dedicated to Women's History Month. It's a little hard to believe, but women did not gain the right to vote in Canada until 1916, when Manitoba became the...

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A Celebration of Janet Danielson

We have embarked together on an epic voyage of discovery over the past three years — an exploration of worlds both familiar and strange, some both at once.  Our magically intimate Murray Adaskin Salon has transported us back to a time of ancient legend explored...

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Season 3 Opens With Complete String Quartets of Imant Raminsh

The Canadian Music Centre's Murray Adaskin Salon Concert Series opens this coming Monday evening with the Borealis String Quartet performing all three Imant Raminsh String Quartets. Also featured is The Engine Room, a new work by Thomas Beckman, which was written for...

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

Victoria Creative Hub
920 Johnson Street
Victoria, BC V8V 3N4
844-416-8742 (Toll-Free)


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
SOCAN Foundation