First Canadian female singer to receive the designation
Current head of legal services Gilles Daigle to retire at year-end
To co-writers Hill Kourkoutis, Jules, Krista Gonzales
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“This album exists in large part thanks to SOCAN”
Making music without any fear
“Rock ’n’ roll is all about feeling and emotion”
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From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
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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
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
For his work on the soundtrack to Xavier Dolan’s Matthias ...
Latter event includes participation of members from all SOCA...
Their work, in three questions
Honours celebrate excellence in B.C. film and TV
The most peformed screen composer in SOCAN’s history
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