Creating Community with music
The Canadian Music Centre holds Canada’s largest collection of Canadian concert music. The Canadian Music Centre exists to promote the works of its Associate Composers in Canada and around the world. The Centre makes available on loan over 22,000 scores and works of Canadian contemporary composers through its public lending library in addition to some 16,000 archival streamed recordings.
The Canadian Music Centre has its own label Centrediscs and it sells more than 1300 CD titles featuring music of its 800+ Associate Composers and other Canadian independent recording producers. The Centre is an on-demand print publisher of its Associate Composers’ music and provides professional repertoire consultations.
For Canadian musicians, bands, DJs, songwriters, and others striving to get their own music heard. With a Musician membership, you get:
- a CBC Music artist page with unlimited songs and videos, with permanent links to make sharing easy
- a concert calendar
- links to your fans’ profiles on CBC Music
- automatic linking to statistics from CBC Music podcasts or videos you are included in with number of fans, number of playlists you are on, and the number of plays on the site for each song
- an automatic fan feed that emails your fans whenever you add a new song, announce a gig, or add to your story
A CBC Music Listener Account will let you:
- keep track of all your favourite songs, artists and playlists on your own personal CBC Music page
- comment on the blogs
- participate in votes and contests and win prizes
- create unlimited playlists from our unparalleled collection of Canadian music
- get automatic email updates whenever your favourite artists add new songs, announce gigs, or add to their story