ISCM News

  • ISCM Canadian Section – Selected Works for 2018

    The Canadian League of Composers is pleased to present the recordings of the works selected by the Canadian Section of the ISCM (International Society for Contemporary Music) to represent Canada at the ISCM World New Music Days 2018 in Beijing. At least one of these six works included in our national submission will be performed during the festival.

    All works ...

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  • Best Week Ever!

    by Jocelyn Morlock


    TL;dr – ISCM World New Music Days 2017 was shockingly fun.

    Given that I was directly involved in two concerts (as composer and as host), and that I had a sense of responsibility due to being a part of the CLC Advisory Committee, I expected ISCM2017 to be somewhat tiring, and ...

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  • Announcement of the ISCM Canadian Section Official Submission to the ISCM World Music Days 2018 in Beijing

    The Canadian League of Composers is pleased to announce the composers and works selected by the Canadian Section of the ISCM (International Society for Contemporary Music) to represent Canada at the ISCM World Music Days 2018 in Beijing.

    A committee consisting of Lori Freedman (QC), Vincent Ho (AB), and Linda Catlin Smith (ON), chaired by Jim Hiscott (MB, non-voting), and facilitated by Elisha ...

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  • Discover ISCM2017 – Watch the Documentary

    Discover ISCM2017 has arrived!

    This documentary film, directed by Mike Southworth and produced by ISCM2017 Digital Content Strategist Joanna Dundas, features highlighted performances, behind the scenes interviews, and exclusive content.

    Experience “a day in the life” at the biggest new music festival in Canada’s history.

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  • ISCM2017: Thanks & thoughts from Jim Hiscott

    President, ISCM Canadian Section
    SK/MB Regional Representative

    It was my great honour to represent the Canadian League of Composers and the ISCM Canadian Section at ISCM2017.  A mind-blowing world gathering around new music, with so many great moments and performances!  A great success according to our many responses and our sold-out audiences.

    It was exciting to ...

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