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.


First Annual Elliot Weisgarber Workshop

The Canadian Music Centre in BC is pleased to announce the First Annual Elliot Weisgarber Workshops, a free online seminar for emerging composers under 30. Drawing on the success of our Jean Coulthard String Quartet Readings, the Elliot Weisgarber Workshops are...

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Looking Back, Moving Forward

Greetings! Having survived the Ides of March and a Spring that seemed so full of peril, I thought we should take a brief look back to review what we've managed to accomplish over the past six months or so, as well as cast our gaze ahead towards some of our plans for...

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Love, Fear, and Hope In An Age of Anxiety

Amazingly, despite the fact Time itself seemed to stand still for weeks on end through April and into May, it somehow has managed to march on, bringing Spring itself in its wake. And if no further proof were needed that time has indeed progressed, our hair is now even...

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Vancouver Creative Hub
and the Murray Adaskin Salon
837 Davie Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1B7


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