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SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2019 winners visit our Toronto office
Submission Deadline: October 25, 2019
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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
Sponsored by TD, program aims to foster high-potential music...
Six Shooter Records founder leads with her heart
To continue her contributions to Canada’s cultural heritag...
SOCAN members Rik Emmett, Gil Moore, Mike Levine will be hon...
Congratulations to the nominees!
Becoming more confident in her songwriting
How some upcoming horn players compose themselves
Brett Kissel, James Barker Band lead with five nominations e...
With Beverly Mahood, Jamie Warren, Patricia Conroy
Parkscapes creates opportunity for students, raises money fo...
Sharon’s daughter pens new lyrics for fresh recordings
Up to six British Columbia artists to perform live for inter...
Celebrating SOCAN members at sixth annual event
ESPN remix of “The Anthem” sparks his creative renewal
Submission deadline is Aug. 24, 2019
Co-writers Chester Krupa Carbone, Kevin Hissink, Jordan Benj...
Splits app captures songwriting shares in real time
Gathering draws 200-plus SOCAN members in Vancouver
Many 2018 financial results outperform, but CEO calls for mo...
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