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« Look up the Canadian Music Centre in that indispensable sourcebook, the Encyclopedia of Music in Canada, and you will find four columns of type describing “a non-profit, non-governmental library and information centre for the dissemination and promotion of Canadian concert, operatic, educational and church music.”

The encyclopedia was published in 1992 (second print edition) and, judging from the latest project of the CMC, as the institution is popularly known, the definition now needs some updating.

As Glenn Hodgins, the institution’s president and CEO, points out, Picanto, its new “digital platform for creative music content,” includes nine different musical categories: jazz, Indigenous, intercultural, sonic exploration-musique actuelle, electronic, vocal/choral, chamber music, opera and orchestral… »