Folk Songs with Ed McCurdy

Folk Songs With Ed McCurdy was a Canadian television series which aired on CBC Television in 1961.

Folk Songs With Ed McCurdy
Country of originCanada
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons1
Original networkCBC Television
Original release1 July (1961-07-01) –
16 September 1961 (1961-09-16)


This Halifax-based production was hosted by folk singer Ed McCurdy who performed on some of the earliest broadcasts on CBC Television. Performance of folk songs were accompanied by discussion of their background.[1]


This 15-minute series was broadcast Saturdays at 6:30 p.m. (Eastern) from 1 July to 16 September 1961.


  1. ^ Corcelli, John (May 2005). "Folk Songs With Ed McCurdy". Canadian Communications Foundation. Retrieved 7 May 2010.

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