Registration Terms

Registration fees

  • Registration fees: $100
    Includes new fees for the platform Acceptd (15 USD).
  • Participation fees: $200
    Payable upon admission to the Stepping Stone official competition.
  • Suggested donation: $200
    The CMC hopes for a contribution of $300 per candidate. This amount includes the registration fee ($100) and a suggested donation of $200 (at the discretion of the candidate) for which an income tax receipt will be emitted by the Canadian Music Competition*.
    Registered charitable organization number: 891629396RR0001
  • Repertoire modification fee: $30
  • Cancellation fee: $50
    Registration fees for cancellations received before can be reimbursed. There is a cancellation fee of $50 and the donation portion is not refundable. No refunds will be given past this date (rule 4.2).
  • NSF cheque fee: $15

* The actual cost of a candidate participating in the Competition and the Stepping Stone is well above the registration fees charged; it represents a minimum cost of $1,000 per candidate. We hope that candidates who can afford it will contribute 50% of this amount, however, the donation part is considered to be at the discretion of the candidate.

Registration terms

  1. The registration form must be submitted before , 11:59 p.m., local time.
  2. Documents to submit via Dropbox upon registration (rule 5)
  3. Payment of registration fees before , 11:59 p.m., local time. Payment methods accepted: Square, cheque, or money order
  4. A confirmation email is sent once the form is received by the CMC.
  5. It is up to the candidate to make sure that all documents are received before the deadline.