Radio Two

A Propos

A Propos features the best recordings from francophone Canada with special emphasis on Québec's popular music scene.


Each weeknight at 8pm Afterdark's musical journey leads off with popular contemporary hits.

Backstage with Ben Heppner

If you've ever wondered what really happens behind-the-scenes at the theatre, here's the place to find out.

Canada Live

Hear great performances of top Canadian roots, rock, indie, jazz and world musicians, recorded live exclusively for Radio 2 and

Centre Stage

The great works of classical music take CENTRE STAGE in complete performances by today's top musicians.

Choral Concert

From centuries-old choral traditions to contemporary innovations, we explore all facets of choral music, through recordings and concerts.

In Concert

The 'best of the best' live classical music — that’s the heart and soul of In Concert.

Marvin’s Room

Marvin's Room is a weekly CBC Radio One and CBC Radio 2 show that explores the world of R&B from neo-soul to trap soul and everything in between.


Nightstream delivers the best new music to get you through the night from coast to coast to coast

q The Music

q The Music is a new CBC Radio 2 show featuring the best musical performances and content from q.

Radio 2 Drive

RADIO 2 DRIVE is the song you haven't heard in eons, the band you wish got more radio play, the music you feel passionate about.

Radio 2 Morning

Weekdays at 6 a.m. (6:30 a.m. NT) listeners wake up to a music mix of contemporary artists and familiar favourites.

Radio 2 Top 20

Every Friday, Radio 2 counts down the 20 hottest adult-alternative tracks heard on Radio 2 Morning and Radio 2 Drive

Radio 2 Weekend Morning

Radio 2 Weekend Morning features a music mix of familiar favourites and contemporary artists.

Randy Bachman’s Vinyl Tap

RANDY BACHMAN'S VINYL TAP is two hours of music and stories from one of Canada's musical legends.


RECLAIMED is a weekly summer series on CBC Radio One and Radio 2 that explores the many worlds of contemporary Indigenous music.

Saturday Afternoon at the Opera

Home to the famous "Live at The Met" broadcasts, plus fine opera productions from opera houses and festivals in Canada and around the world.

Saturday Night Blues

Saturday Night Blues offers a broad spectrum of blues-based music - everything from Mississippi Delta blues to roots rock, zydeco and swing.

Saturday Night Jazz

SATURDAY NIGHT and JAZZ go together like Ella & Louis.


Tom Allen, hosts Shift, two and a half hours of music ranging from Classical to the music of today.


TEMPO is Canada's classical companion that shares beautiful music and engaging stories that inspire, inform and uplift.

The Strombo Show

Every Sunday, host George Stroumboulopoulos spins three hours of music for music lovers, made by music lovers.

This is My Music

Each Saturday morning, this largely-classical music program that showcases music chosen by some of Canada's foremost international classical artists.


Tonic presents music from the entire jazz family. You'll hear everything from Bebop to Blues, Bossa to Broadway, Standards to Soul, with a special place at the table for our own Canadian jazz stars.