In Memory of Deane Cameron

DEANE CAMERON: SEPTEMBER 14, 1953 – MAY 16, 2019

Deane Cameron was President & CEO of Roy Thomson Hall and Massey Hall Corporation, Past President of EMI Music Canada, Drummer in Harvest with Tom Cochrane, Walt Grealis JUNO Award Recipient, affectionately known as “Captain Canada.”

Deane’s contributions to MusiCounts were wide-reaching and invaluable as a founder, contributor and donor. He served on the MusiCounts Advisory Committee for over 20 years and was part of MusiCounts’ journey from the beginning. Following the success of the compilation box set Oh What A Feeling commemorating the 25th anniversary of the JUNO Awards, Deane helped establish the MusiCounts Band Aid Program, which is the cornerstone of MusiCounts to this day. Thanks to Deane’s contributions to MusiCounts, many children across Canada have experienced the incredible benefits of music.

If you would like to make a donation to MusiCounts in honour of Deane Cameron, please click here.

Ashley Sperling