CBC Television Network

Summer Sounds ’66

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1966

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Saturday evenings at 6:30, from July 2 to October 15, 1966.

This 15 minute music show originated from different Canadian cities each week. It featured new talent with seasoned veterans from each region. In Halifax, for example, Bill Langstroth introduced Anne Murray, Ken Tobias and Edith Butler. Harry Brown hosted a show from St. John’s with John White, Wynn Ann Wadden and Lou Murphy. The Vancouver production featured Roma Hearn, and the Edmonton show had a duo performance with Tommy Banks, piano and vocalist Judi Singh.

Written by John Corcelli – May, 2005