Annual Conference 2019
Circles of Conversations

In conjunction with Congress 2019

School of Music, University of British Columbia
June 5-7, 2019

Calls for Participation


The Canadian University Music Society (MusCan) is a bilingual and scholarly society dedicated to stimulating musical research, performance, composition and pedagogy in Canadian post-secondary institutions. To this end, we support the following activities: 

  • sponsorship of an annual conference of music scholars, composers and performers, usually held in conjunction with the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences (FedCan);
  • in collaboration with the SOCAN Foundation, sponsorship of awards for students and distinguished scholars of music in Canada, as well as for student presentations at the annual conference;
  • sponsorship of cash prizes for students compositions;
  • publication of a biannual peer-reviewed journal, Intersections: A Canadian Journal of Music,  distributed in print and electronically;
  • support for post-secondary music programs across the country through the Standing Committee of Institutional Members (SCIM) ;
  • distribution of news of interest via this web site and a biannual electronic bulletin.

MusCan Office

MusCan is led by a committed community of volunteers from across Canada. You can contact our secretariat by mail, phone, or email.

10 Morrow Avenue, Suite 202
Toronto, ON
M6R 2J1
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