We envision a world that appreciates music. More . . .
The Federation's main objective is the development and encouragement of Canadian talent in the performance and knowledge of classical music. More . . .
Who We Are
Federation of Canadian Music Festivals is the umbrella organization for 230+ local and provincial festivals. More . . .
Local music festivals have been operating in Canada since 1908 when the first Festival was organized in Edmonton, AB. It made such a positive impression that other prairie communities began holding their own festivals almost immediately. More . . .
Honourary Life Members
Founders of the Federation
'Founder of the Federation' is an honour given to outstanding festival leaders who have committed themselves to the Music Festival movement in Canada. By their service to the Federation of Canadian Music Festivals and the National Music Festival, they have enriched the lives of countless young musicians. More . . .
Presidents of the Federation
The Festival Movement in Canada
Local community festivals are the grassroots of the three-tiered classical music festival movement in Canada. More . . .