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R. Murray Schafer named a Companion to the Order of Canada

On December 30, 2013, the Governor General of Canada, David Johnston, named a series of new members of the Order of Canada. Among the 90 new appointments to one of Canada's highest civilian honours was composer, music educator, environmentalist and sometime Coach House author R. Murray Schafer.

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