Honourees include Drake, Murda Beatz, Ed Robertson, Frank Dukes, Jack Lenz, Jessie Reyez, Ralph Murphy
On philanthropy and songwriting
SOCAN at the centre of action-packed JUNO weekend
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How she co-chooses music for the popular Québec TV talk show
“Music is the most empathetic way to change minds”
How to diversify without becoming scattered
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How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
What you need to do, and how to do it
How to get paid when your music’s played onscreen
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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
How she co-chooses music for the popular Québec TV talk sho...
Search becomes a song, a film theme, a CBC documentary
March 31 gala to be broadcast live on CBC-TV
Conquering movies, TV, videogames
Her children’s book similarly fosters a love of compositio...
Mikel Hurwitz: Inspired by Welsman, learning from Elfman, sh...
Won Grammy, Tony Awards; music often sampled in hip-hop
Also runs music library, composes for others
Professional musician focuses on songwriting, producing
Bryan Adams & Jim Vallance climb a new learning curve
SOCAN panel at 2018 Vancouver International Film Festival
Screen Composer of Year at 2018 Montréal SOCAN Awards
At Technical/Documentary Gala, held Sept. 13, 2018
Through networking, hustling, hard work
Her Inscape is enjoying unexpected visibility via Jean-Marc ...
Part three of three from our video interview/seminar with Da...
Reception greets those aiming to become #ComposersWhoScore
SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore honoured with the best
Finding a tailor-made challenge in The Fall of Sparta
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