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David Houston explores the eclectic influences that have inspired Canada's composers, from the farm to the Silver Screen. Audio
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David Houston uncovers the seed of American minimalism, which was transplanted from Bali by a Canadian composer, and then how that minimalism was reflected by Canadian composers. Audio
David Houston guides us through the kaleidoscope of Canadian composers. In this episode, he explores Canada's ethnic diversity and its influence on its music. Audio
David Houston discusses Canada's "Two Solitudes" - the divide between French and English Canada and its reflection in their music. Audio
Happy Canada Day! David Houston celebrates with music that could have only been written in Canada…based on its myths, its songs, and its landscapes. Audio
David Houston searches for Canada's national voice through the music of some of its most influential composers. What is Canada’s national voice? Who is their greatest composer? The answers aren’t… Audio