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Celebrating 40 Years of Musical Creativity!

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

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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.


Skin & Metal: Homoerotic Music Theatre Works by Barry Truax

On Sunday, June 24, at 7:00 pm, Queer Arts Festival is presenting Skin & Metal: Homoerotic Music Theatre Works by Barry Truax at the Roundhouse Community Arts & Recreation Centre. We are pleased to announce a special discount code (QAF2018) for this performance,...

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‘Jan in 35 Pieces: A Memoir In Music’ by Ian Hampton

On Saturday, June 23, at 4pm in the CMCs Murray Adaskin Salon, the Canadian Music Centre will host a book launch for cellist Ian Hampton’s new musical memoir Jan in 35 Pieces, published by The Porcupine’s Quill. After an introduction by the CMC’s BC Director Sean...

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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
SOCAN Foundation