December 5, 2019
Change will help grow Canada’s music industry
Stimulating creativity in actual work conditions
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With solo violin project of contemporary classical music
Switching instruments creates a songwriting metamorphosis
#ComposersWhoScore get together as “Hooded Ones”
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Tips from Front Row Insurance
From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
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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
“I’ll do it forever, even if nobody cares.”
And authentic Ethiopian influences
Developed in partnership with RBC, Ableton, Signal Community...
Two Montréal songwriters journey to the top
November 24, 2019, in Toronto
Senior Vice-President of Publishing for Anthem Entertainment
Artist and pro songwriter talks about her process
Helping emerging musicians get exposed, networked, educated,...
For her “Hanging on a Line,” their “Better Days”
Updates, dialogue, networking reception
“This album exists in large part thanks to SOCAN”
To co-writers Hill Kourkoutis, Jules, Krista Gonzales
They’re responding positively to new SOCAN/RE:SOUND joint ...
Dynamic duo co-writes songs, cues, for diverse sketch comedy...
Erin Costelo wins big with four trophies
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