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Association des professionnels de la chanson et de la musique (L')

Alternate Name APCM ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
450 Rideau St, Unit 401
Ottawa K1N 5Z4
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Intersection Rideau St and Chapel St
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Partially Accessible - Elevator
Parking Parking meters * Free occasional parking on the street
Description and Services
Description (Service) Cultural francophone association who spreads awareness about the cultural products of its members (actors, composers, performers), who helps to distribute cultural products, and to help Francophone music in Ontario and western Canada bloom. 
Members can get information on: 
* Loans, bursaries, programs offered by certain organizations 
* Song and music contests 
* New market releases 
* Training 
* Contact persons in many organizations and companies 
* Artists 
* Production labels and studios 
Members also benefit from referrals when individuals are inquiring about musicians to contact.
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm 
Meetings: "Quand ça nous chante" Festival, Feb-Mar * "Rond Point," Apr-Sep * "Trille Or," early May
Areas Served Ontario ; Western Canada
Eligibility No restrictions * Franco-Ontarian musicians, French-Canadian musicians from Western provinces
Application Application form available on the website
Languages French
Fees Membership - $100 per year + taxes (2019)
Service Categories Artist Services ~ Cultural/Racial Issues ; Artist Services ~ Francophone Community ; Arts Associations ~ Cultural/Racial Issues ; Arts Associations ~ Francophone Community
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-745-5642
Toll Free Phone 1-800-465-APCM (2726)
Fax 613-745-9715
Social Media Facebook Instagram LinkedIn Twitter YouTube
Primary Contact Natalie Bernardin, Executive Director; Phone: 613-745-5642 ext 6; Email:
Alternate Contact Jeff Homère, Member Services and Executive Assistant; Phone: 613-745-5642 ext 1
Other Details
Established 1990
Funding Provincial - Ontario Arts Council, Ministry of Education, Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC) ; Federal - Heritage Canada; Industry Canada ; Foundation - The Ontario Trillium Foundation ; Sale of Goods ; Membership fees
Elections The Board of Directors is elected.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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