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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

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.


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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New Directions for the Jean Coulthard String Quartet Readings

The Borealis String Quartet with Thomas Beckman (centre) Named in honour of one of British Columbia’s most beloved legacy composers and teachers, the Jean Coulthard String Quartet Readings allow emerging composers to gain experience writing for string quartet, along...

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Announcing CMC BC’s 2018/19 Concert Series: Season 3!

Six unforgettable Celebrations of six outstanding composers Unique immersion experience concerts in the powerfully intimate Murray Adaskin Salon More savings, more flexibility, more freedom, and a new low student price: Pick 6: 30% savings: $ 165 Pick 5: 25% savings:...

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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