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HPO Selects Participants for 20-21 Composer Fellowship Program
The Hamilton Philharmonic Orchestra has selected participants for the 20-21 Composer Fellowship Program. Designed in collaboration with the Ontario Region of the Canadian Music Centre and awarded to early-career Ontario-based composers, the fellowship offers six months of artistic and professional mentorship with HPO musicians, staff, Music Director Gemma New and Composer-in-Residence Abigail Richardson-Schulte.
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10 years ago, composer Ann Southam bequeathed $14M to the Canadian Women's Foundation. This is how it helped
'She cared passionately about making a positive change for women and girls,' says the foundation's president
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Redshift Music's Lagrange Point Project
Redshift Music announces the music video online installation: Lagrange Point Project. 23 isolation videos to be played simultaneously, in any order, in any number. Give it a try!
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Decolonization Series
We invite you to Canadian New Music Network’s series of knowledge-sharing online events for the creative music and sound community around decolonization. These six conversations address inequalities and oppression in our practice, to support a more generous and inclusive culture that is deeply understood within our communities.
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The Holocaust-surviving violins that endured atrocities to tell a vital story
“Often these instruments were played in brutal circumstances during the Holocaust,” Canadian composer Jaap Nico Hamburger tells Classic FM.
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Welcome to the Canadian Music Centre

The Canadian Music Centre has been supporting, preserving, and celebrating the works of Canadian composers since 1959. As proud and passionate advocates, we offer innovative resources for discovering, exploring, listening to and playing Canadian music online and in five regional hubs.

Serving composers, artists, performing organizations, educators, students and audiences of all ages, we offer a feast for the ears from the heart of our unique cultural experience!

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Welcome to the Canadian Music Centre

The Canadian Music Centre has been supporting, preserving and celebrating the works of Canadian composers since 1959. As proud and passionate advocates, we offer innovative resources for discovering, exploring, listening to and playing Canadian music online and in five regional hubs.

Serving composers, artists, performing organizations, educators, students and audiences of all ages, we offer a feast for the ears from the heart of our unique cultural experience!

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New from Centrediscs

In celebration of his 60th birthday year, Land’s End Ensemble is proud to present this collection of acclaimed chamber works by one of Canada’s most important composers: Omar Daniel. These compositions span 23 years of Dr. Daniel’s musical output and highlights the cultural impact he has made on the Canadian new music scene. Featured on this album is the premiere recording of his Jules Leger Prize-winning masterpiece Zwei Lieder nach Rilke (featuring soprano Laura Hynes), as well as his Piano Trios No. 1 and No. 2, and his Duo for Violoncello and Piano. Other guest artists include Mary Sullivan, David Sussman, Stan Climie, Marcin Swobida, Timothy Borton, Kyle Eustace, and conductor Karl Hirzer.

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