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
November 27, 2019
During Downchild Blues Band’s 50th Anniversary Party at Na...
Developed in partnership with RBC, Ableton, Signal Community...
Support for local industry, a break for recording artists
Entandem research finds shoppers enjoy holiday music
Nov. 22, 2019, in Toronto
SOCAN members get one free song submission
During post-meeting reception celebrating success in 2019
Artist and pro songwriter talks about her process
For her “Hanging on a Line,” their “Better Days”
Spirit of the West singer-songwriter passes away at 57
Shawn Mendes, Daniel Caesar, Michael Bublé, Jessie Reyez al...
Updates, dialogue, networking reception
Nov. 15, 2019, in Toronto
First Canadian female singer to receive the designation
Current head of legal services Gilles Daigle to retire at ye...
To co-writers Hill Kourkoutis, Jules, Krista Gonzales
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