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Emilie LeBel joins Toronto Symphony Orchestra as Affiliate Composer

Praised for intelligence, audaciousness, energy, versatility

Submit now for Francophone SOCAN Publisher of the Year Award

Honour to be presented at 2018 Montréal SOCAN Awards Gala

SOCAN celebrates participants in 2018 Slaight Music Residency at Canadian Film Centre

Reception greets those aiming to become #ComposersWhoScore

SOCAN launches redesigned website

Daily news moves to Words & Music

Apply now for Musicworks 2018 Electronic Music Composition Contest

Submission Deadline: October 26, 2018

SOCAN mourns loss of Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame supporter Joe Robertson

Philanthropy partner and wife Anita, daughter Laura, also lo...

SOCAN and SODRAC integrate music rights management in Canada

Canada's largest music organization expands into music repro...

SOCAN members! Monitor your royalties better

Newly-improved Royalty Guru fosters more-informed career dec...

SOCAN presents two No. 1 Song Awards to Universal Music Publishing Canada

For Shawn Mendes' global hits “Mercy,” “There’s Noth...

Leonard Cohen, Andy Kim, Col. Chris Hadfield to be inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame

SOCAN members will be honoured at 20th Anniversary edition a...

SOCAN congratulates new Minister of Canadian Heritage and Multiculturalism

The Honourable Pablo Rodriguez

Mychael and Jeff Danna, Cristobal Tapia De Veer nominated for 2018 Emmy Awards

SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore honoured with the best

SOCAN members rule 2018 Polaris Music Prize Short List

Congratulations to the nominees!

Nominees announced for 2018 Canadian Country Music Association Awards

Brett Kissell, Jess Mokaluke, lead with six nominations each

Apply now for Good Vibes song camp in Toronto with Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds

Legendary artist/producer set to mentor undiscovered songwri...

SOCAN Foundation launches TD Creative Entrepreneur Incubator

To support emerging creators of music

Fourteen SOCAN members nominated for 2018 Gémeaux Awards

Patrick Lavoie, Martin Roy, Luc Sicard, Mathieu Vanasse each...

SOCAN opens new Los Angeles office

And holds Family & Friends Canada Day Bash, open house

Soundstreams 2018 Emerging Composers Workshop fosters creation of new concert music works

Sixth annual edition includes workshops, masterclasses and s...

Denis Wolff awarded PMPA 2018 Prix Christopher J. Reed

Sixth annual winner was selection committee’s unanimous ch...