CBC Radio

Transcontinental, The

Network: CBC Radio

Broadcast Run: 1980 to 2002

Broadcast Medium: Radio

A weekly program featuring the musical history of Europe. Debuted in 1980 and ran until 2002. Aired Sunday afternoons on Radio Two.

Host: Otto Lowy, whose continental charm and evocative anecdotes and verbal pictures brought the music to life in most meaningful fashion.