We invite you to join our 900+ strong body of active Canadian composers.
The CMC represents composers working in a variety of areas including concert music, music for instrumental and vocal ensembles, electroacoustic music, improvised music, educational music, music with other disciplines, and music that crosses a variety of genres and responds to different cultural influences.
In order to become an Associate Composer, kindly include documentation showing:
- Canadian citizenship or landed immigrant status.
- Completion of basic training in composition and sufficient period of establishment as a practicing composer; normally this means holding a Master’s degree or equivalent in independent study.
- Completion of five or more original works that have been publicly presented by professional performers.
Applications are reviewed twice a year on:
- March 1st
- September 1st