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SOCAN Foundation Awards

SOCAN Foundation awards emerging Canadian musical and audio-visual composers and songwriters producing high-quality original works that deserve to be recognized. A wide variety of awards are available to recognize the remarkable talent we call Canadian music-creators across genres.

By |2020-04-30T15:35:52-04:0030 April 2020|Categories: News|

With music, Canadian composer and Holocaust survivor Istvan Anhalt honoured lives lost

"In August 1943, while serving in a Jewish forced labour battalion, the Budapest-born composer Istvan Anhalt wrote a poem titled “Mirage in Elöpatak.” In this poem, Anhalt imagined a happier future: “Strolling happy friends with wit abounding, Thoughtfully smiling, invite you to join: Come along, pal, if it suits you.”

By |2020-04-15T14:47:08-04:0015 April 2020|Categories: News|Tags: |