Web site: http://www.ket.org/inperformance/
Showcases the dynamic variety of Kentucky artist and arts groups, as well as the state's contributions to American culture. The series is a partnerships among the Governor's Office (Special Projects and the Governor's Mansion); the Secretary's Office, Cabinet for Education, Arts, and Humanities; and KET.
Spirited Sounds, Tall Tales, and Amazing Grace #501
Features Jason De La Rosa on Native American flute; the Roadside Theatre storytelling group performing a "Jack tale"; and Raison D'etre, a women's singing trio with a wide-ranging repertoire. Sky Yancey hosts. A 2001 KET production.
- KETKY Wednesday, August 13 at noon EDT
A concert from the Glema Mahr Center for the Arts in Madisonville spotlights Western Kentucky talent: the Murray State University Symphony Orchestra under the direction of Dennis Johnson; vocalist Janet Cunningham; a choral group from the Governor's School for the Arts; and nationally known flutist Jim Walker, originally from Muhlenberg County. A 1997 KET production.
- KETKY Monday, September 1 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KETKY Wednesday, September 3 at midnight EDT
- KETKY Wednesday, September 3 at noon EDT
Ballads and Blues #602
Tanita Gaines' powerful voice has been compared to Aretha Franklin's. Jonell Mosser has sung backup for artists such as Etta James, B.B. King, and Bonnie Raitt. These two Kentucky artists perform old standards, blues, jazz, country, and rock 'n' roll with their own bands, then share the stage for two encores. A noted member of Gaines' band is Reese Wynans, whose career includes backing up blues great Stevie Ray Vaughan. A 2002 KET production.
- KETKY Monday, September 29 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KETKY Wednesday, October 1 at noon EDT
- KETKY Thursday, October 2 at midnight EDT
Series Premiere: Showcase of Kentucky Talent #101
A mini-gala spotlighting Kentucky performing artists: Tim Lake and the Little Big Band, students from the Governor's School for the Arts, Miss Kentucky Veronica Duka, and Everett McCorvey and Alicia Helm. Sky Yancey hosts. A 1997 KET production.
- KETKY Monday, October 20 at 8:00 pm EDT
- KETKY Wednesday, October 22 at noon EDT
- KETKY Thursday, October 23 at midnight EDT
Official web site: http://www.ket.org/inperformance/
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