The association Cantabile was created in March 1995 in order to support all the creations of the pianist and composer Jean-Marie Machado.
This is a structure which support the creation, the production, to ensure a presence and a dialogue in a long term perspective.
Héléna Pichon acts as executive director and Anna Clombo as booking officer.
Cantabile is supported by the French Ministry of Culture, the Ile-de-France Council under the artistic permanence, and by the Departmental Council of Val-de-Marne.
It receives regular support from civil societies (Spedidam, Adami, Sacem, FCM, SPPF) and MFA. The Danzas orchestra is a member of the federation of orchestras: Grand Format.
Jean-Marie Machado is a composer in residence program at the CdbM of Le Perreux sur Marne.