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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
Beat-making workshop a hit at SOCAN-sponsored conference
It’s all about the energy of what they create
Choosing music for Toronto Maple Leafs games
Tim Hicks, Reklaws, win two each
YAO walks away with three trophies
Quilico, Kindred Spirits, to perform André Mathieu’s Pian...
Winners of Dance Recording of the Year Award
SOCAN at the centre of action-packed JUNO weekend
JUNO 2019 host City of London also licensed with SOCAN
Both recognized for Jazz Album of the Year: Solo
In partnership with SOCAN
Making music to connect people
Hit songwriter comes full circle with new deal
Damien Robitaille, Étienne Fletcher, lead the noms
“Melody, melody, melody”
And how was she was drawn to music in her childhood?
Her children’s book similarly fosters a love of compositio...
On her new album and single, “Christmas Kisses”
Young band also challenges dismissive sound people
Members can apply now; Inaugural L.A. sessions start in Janu...
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