Sponsored by TD, program aims to foster high-potential music creators
SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2019 winners visit our Toronto office
Submission Deadline: October 25, 2019
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“The time will come when we can no longer be ignored”
Combining synth-pop with Inuktitut
Celebrating diversity by allowing everyone to shine
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How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
What you need to do, and how to do it
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Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
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Words + Music is the online magazine of SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada. Just as SOCAN was formed in 1990 by the merger of its predecessor Canadian performing rights organizations PROCAN and CAPAC, their separate magazines merged in 1994 to form Words + Music. Our mission is to provide interesting, high-quality content about the increasingly exciting and
To continue her contributions to Canada’s cultural heritag...
Member of the Order of Canada passes away at 88
Quilico, Kindred Spirits, to perform André Mathieu’s Pian...
His year, current work, creative process
On his creative process, and plans for 2019
SOCAN members James Lowrie, Haotian Yu, among them
Her Inscape is enjoying unexpected visibility via Jean-Marc ...
Submission Deadline: October 26, 2018
“Gonzo” is a smart, funny, ambitious music creator
“What we hear says more than what’s said”
A dozen Canadian immigrants from around the world united by ...
Jan V. Matejcek Award winner fascinated by obsolete technolo...
Lauded concert pianist performs, records many works by Canad...
Musical app is highly versatile
Eclectic concert music composer works in many genres, artist...
Electro-acoustic composer writes a piece for Montréal subwa...
His latest, ambitious orchestral project marks the end of a ...
The pianist draws fans of Radiohead and Debussy alike
12 months to celebrate 40 years of daring music
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