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Sunday 12/30/2012

8:00 pm EST

KET2
Searchlight Serenade: Big Bands in the WWII Japanese American Incarceration CampsHigh Definition
[TV-G]
The stories of Japanese Americans - big band trumpet players, saxophonists, singers - who created a soulful escape for themselves and their fellow prisoners in incarceration camps during World War II. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Composer at Work: Lorne DechtenbergKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
Composer Lorne Dechtenberg, a music student at the University of Kentucky, shares his insight and passion for music as he completes his work, Honeymoon Symphony. This film follows Dechtenberg's creative process from writing to rehearsal to performance. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

8:00

KET
As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
#105
Angry at Lionel, Jean encourages the attentions of his agent, Alistair.
 

8:00

KET
As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
#105
Angry at Lionel, Jean encourages the attentions of his agent, Alistair.
 

8:01

KET
As Time Goes ByClosed Captioned
#105
Angry at Lionel, Jean encourages the attentions of his agent, Alistair.
 

8:28

KET
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#169 "Christmas 1981"
On the occasion of Old Mr. Grace's 90th birthday, his employees decide to make him a coat of arms, which necessitates tracing his family roots.
 

8:29

KET
Are You Being Served?Closed Captioned
#169 "Christmas 1981"
On the occasion of Old Mr. Grace's 90th birthday, his employees decide to make him a coat of arms, which necessitates tracing his family roots.
 

9:00

KET
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4207 "Downton Abbey, Series II - Part Seven" [TV-PG]
In the finale, the family gathers at Downton Abbey for Christmas. [High-Definition]
KET2
Pioneers of TelevisionHigh Definition
#202 "Westerns" [TV-G]
Fess Parker, who portrayed Daniel Boone and Davy Crockett, and James Garner, star of Maverick, tell their stories, and Linda Evans recalls how two strong female characters emerged in The Big Valley. This episode also examines the success of Robert Conrad in The Wild Wild West, the popularity of Bonanza and the creation of the classic series Gunsmoke with James Arness - one of the longest-running television series of all time. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Crafting TraditionKYWatch Online!
Pioneer families made baskets, fishing nets, quilts, brooms, and furniture by hand, from whatever materials were available, because they had to. Today, these same items are mass-produced and readily available, but the hand-made versions persist for very different reasons. This 1993 KET documentary visits members of five Western Kentucky families to discover how they are preserving the tradition of hand-crafting these household items—and why they believe it is important to maintain this link to the past. Watch Online
 

10:00

KET2
Petula Clark: This Is My SongClosed Captioned
[TV-PG]
The story of the singer Petula Clark's life in music, told in her own words and those of friends and colleagues including Harry Belafonte, Lynn Redgrave, Andy Williams, Rod McKuen, David Cassidy, and others. A wealth of rare material, from movie trailers, newsreels, stage productions, and television appearances reveal a multi-faceted entertainer who has also managed to have a successful personal life.
KETKY
Murray State University Provost's Concert: A Salute to Retiring Provost Dr. Gary BrockwayKYHigh Definition
A concert starring banjo great Alison Brown and singer/songwriter Terry Mike Jeffrey and featuring of the Murray State University Symphonic Wind Ensemble under the direction of Dennis Johnson. The concert salutes Dr. Gary Brockway, Murray State vice president for academic affairs and provost, who retires after 34 years with the university. A Murray State production. [High-Definition]
 

10:40

KET
Call The Midwife Holiday SpecialHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Nurses and nuns minister to an abandoned newborn and Jenny tries to find the children of an elderly vagrant. Chummy plans an ambitious nativity play. In true Chummy fashion, mishaps ensue. [High-Definition]
 

11:00

KET2
This Is America & The WorldClosed Captioned
#1613 "Ambassador Manuel Sager (Switzerland)" [TV-G]
The Ambassador discusses Switzerland's status as a highly competitive and successful country.
KETKY
Bluegrass and BackroadsKYHigh Definition
#902
Travel to Horse Cave and visit Kentucky Down Under, an Australian adventure; meet artist Paul Reynolds; visit Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort; and Haney's Appledale Farm in Nancy, Kentucky is a fifth generation Kentucky Farm Bureau Certified Roadside Market. [High-Definition]
 

11:30

KET2
bookclub@ketClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#408 "Clay's Quilt"
Host Bill Goodman and a panel of readers discuss Kentuckian Silas House's first novel—the story of a young miner picking up the pieces of a life marred by early tragedy. A 2002 KET production. Watch Online
KETKY
Kentucky Time CapsuleClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#104 "The Craziest Thing You Ever Saw" [TV-G]
In the mid-1970s, Louisville searched for a way to bring life and excitement to its declining downtown. For some, the solution was a clock created by sculptor Barney Bright. Watch Online
 

Midnight

KET
Religion & Ethics NewsWeeklyHigh Definition
#1617 [TV-RE]
[High-Definition]
KET2
Call The Midwife Holiday SpecialHigh Definition
[TV-PG]
Nurses and nuns minister to an abandoned newborn and Jenny tries to find the children of an elderly vagrant. Chummy plans an ambitious nativity play. In true Chummy fashion, mishaps ensue. [High-Definition]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#201 "Fire and Motion"
The vibrant glasswork of Stephen Rolfe Powell and the intricate, automata sculpture of Steve Armstrong reveal the distinctive energies of two gifted Kentucky artists. Watch Online
 

12:30 am Monday, December 31

KET
One to OneClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
#206 "Neil Chethik"
Bill Goodman speaks with author Neil Chethik about his book VoiceMale: What Husbands Really Think About Their Marriages, Their Wives, Sex, Housework, and Commitment, based on interviews with more than 350 American husbands. A 2007 KET production. Watch Online
 

1:00

KET
European JournalClosed Captioned
#3052 [TV-RE]
KETKY
Kentucky MuseKYHigh DefinitionWatch Online!
#301 "88 Keys, 300 Years"
This celebration of the 300th anniversary of the piano features Dr. Diane Earle of Kentucky Wesleyan and the Owensboro Symphony Orchestra. Earle tells about the history of the instrument and performs piano works by a variety of composers. A 2009 KET production. [High-Definition] Watch Online
 

1:16

KET2
Masterpiece ClassicHigh Definition
#4207 "Downton Abbey, Series II - Part Seven" [TV-PG]
In the finale, the family gathers at Downton Abbey for Christmas. [High-Definition]
 

1:30

KET
Scully/The World ShowClosed Captioned
#1536 [TV-G]
KETKY
From the Ground UpKYWatch Online!
#106 "Residential Architecture"
A look at Kentucky home architectual styles. A 1991 KET production. Watch Online
 

2:00

KET
Theater TalkClosed Captioned
#603 "Happy Birthday, Ethel Merman" [TV-G]
Tony Cointreau and James Russo discuss the career of Broadway's greatest star Ethel Merman.
KETKY
Frazier History MuseumClosed CaptionedKYWatch Online!
[TV-G]
Follows the creation of the Frazier History Museum in Louisville as the staff collaborates with the Royal Armouries (Britain's oldest museum) to build one of the greatest collections of arms, armor, and related historical artifacts in the world. A KET production. Watch Online