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Black, Indigenous, People of Colour (BIPOC) composers, music, and musicians

Use this guide to explore the diversity of composers, music, and musicians in the resources from Memorial University Libraries and beyond.

Canadian Websites

Canadian Art Song Project 

First Nations Information Connection: Traditional Culture

  • Provides information on Aboriginal music and other aspects of traditional culture.
  • Part of a larger site with further Indigenous resources.

Kanata: Contemporary Indigenous Artists and their Music

  • This Canadian site is aimed at teachers of curriculum from grades 7-12 and shares resources for bringing Indigenous voices into the classroom.

Orchestras/Orchestres Canada

  • Provides resources relating to Indigenous music from an orchestral perspective.