At Home with John Newmark

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At Home with John Newmark
Genre classical music
Presented by John Newmark
Country of origin Canada
Original language(s) English
No. of seasons 1
Production
Producer(s) Pierre Mercure
Running time 30 minutes
Release
Original channel CBC Television
Original release 5 September 1954 – 17 October 1954

At Home with John Newmark was a Canadian classical music television miniseries which aired on CBC Television in 1954.

Premise[edit]

This series featured chamber music by pianist John Newmark, who was a regular personality on CBC Radio. Guests included Noel Brunet, Walter and Otto Joachim, the Masella Brothers, Lucien Robert, Irene Salemka and D'Arcy Shea.[1]

Production[edit]

At Home with John Newmark was produced at CBC Montreal studios with a set that resembled Newmark's living room, decorated with Canadian paintings and featuring Newmark's pianos. His Siamese cat made at least one guest appearance during the series.

Scheduling[edit]

The half-hour series aired Sundays at 10:30 p.m. (Eastern) from 5 September to 17 October 1954.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Corcelli, John (February 2005). "At Home with John Newmark". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010. 

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