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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
EDM songwriter, artist, DJ, screen composer… and future po...
“The right of composers to be compensated fairly must be p...
Stimulating creativity in actual work conditions
#ComposersWhoScore get together as “Hooded Ones”
Dynamic duo co-writes songs, cues, for diverse sketch comedy...
Co-writing with Motown’s Lamont Dozier, The Rascals’ Fe...
Screen music, web series, licences, reproduction rights
In the Breakout Artist and Author or Composer of the Year ca...
CEO Eric Baptiste also participates in “Where is the money...
A joint interview with Patrick Huard about Bon Cop Bad Cop 2
Almost 20 years of scoring for film & TV, after an extensive...
Screen Composers of the Year at 2019 Montréal SOCAN Awards
Handed out during Technical and Documentary Gala
Martin Roy & Luc Sicard nominated three times each
Connecting six aspiring screen composers with music-industry...
Feeding her passion for screen music
Screen Composer co-creates ideal horror-music instrument
Up to six British Columbia artists to perform live for inter...
SOCAN co-sponsors 21st BC screen industry celebration
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