TV Appearances

Liona has been a featured subject of television specials and a guest on many television shows, including:

  • The Life and Times of Liona Boyd (CBC)
  • Superspecial - Liona Boyd (CBC)
  • Tonight Show NBC (three appearances)
  • Today (NBC) (two appearances)
  • Romancing the Guitar
  • The Merv Griffin Show (six appearances)
  • Entertainment Tonight (four appearances)
  • Liona Boyd - First Lady of the Guitar (Canada)
  • Nightwatch (CBS)
  • Marilyn McKay - Profiles in Excellence (PBS)
  • A Festival of Guitar
  • Pebble Mill ( England)
  • Olympic Athletes fundraiser with Gordon Lightfoot
  • Liona Boyd in Cuba
  • Liona Boyd in Costa Rica
  • Good Morning Tokyo
  • Liona Boyd - one hour special (NHK) (Japan)
  • Paul Kuhn Show (Germany)
  • Mary O'Hara (England)
  • Royal Command Gala (Edinburgh)
  • Liona Boyd, Guitarist (Rio, Brazil)
  • Pictures on Water (World Wildlife Fund, Canada)
  • Concert Guitarist (Istanbul,Turkey)
  • Live from the Pops (Boston Pops Orchestra) (PBS)
  • Dinah Shore Show
  • Canada AM (eleven appearances)
  • Alan Thicke Show
  • Alan Hamel show
  • Vicky Gabreau
  • The Originals ( Bravo)
  • Nashville Now
  • Buenos Dias Acapulco
  • The Monte Carlo Show

Awards

  • Five-time winner of the Juno Award for Instrumental Artist of the Year
  • Guitar Player Magazine's Gallery of the Greats
  • Five-time winner of Guitar Player Magazine's Classical Guitarist of the Year
  • The Order of Canada
  • The Order of Ontario
  • Vanier Award
  • Women Who Make a Difference
  • Artist of the Year, and Honorary Mayor of San Antonio, Texas
  • Four Honorary Doctorate of Law degrees
  • One Honorary Doctorate of Music degree
  • Prix "Esprit du Ciècle"

Liona & Friends

Collaborations

"Little Seabird" performed by Liona Boyd and Srdjan Givoje.

Liona Boyd live in concert with Michael Savona in Saskatchewan. March 2012.

Yo Yo Ma
Eric Clapton
Chet Atkins
David Gilmour
Georges Zamfir
Gordon Lightfoot
Sir Andrew Davis
Al Di Meola
Steve Morse
Strunz and Farah
Peter Bond
Richard Fortin
Srdjan Givoje
Jesse Cook
Pavlo
Johannes Linstead
Innis
Michael Savona
Rick Emmett
Alex Lifeson
Ron Korb
Paul Anka
The Canadian Brass
Roger Whittaker
Frank Mills
Andre Gagnon
Tracy Chapman
Michael Kamen
Esteban
Oliver Schroer