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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.

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Kentucky Programming Madisonville #503
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, February 8 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 11 at midnight EST

Kentucky Programming 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 Wednesday, February 17 at 12:01 pm EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 18 at midnight EST

Kentucky Programming Salute to American Music #603
A musical journey through American history, beginning with brass band music of the mid-1800s as performed by Saxton's Cornet Band. Pianist Ray Johnson of Louisville follows with a salute to America's music, jazz, paying special homage to Duke Ellington. The Juggernaut Jug Band winds up the evening with an eclectic mix of rousing tunes from the 1930s to contemporary times. A 2003 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, February 22 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, February 24 at noon EST
  • KETKY Thursday, February 25 at midnight EST

Kentucky Programming 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, March 7 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, March 9 at noon EST
  • KETKY Thursday, March 10 at midnight EST

Kentucky Programming From Bluegrass to Blues—Roots of Kentucky Music #103
Outstanding Kentucky artists present music associated with summer. The Eastern Kentucky University Brass Quintet performs band music, Homer Ledford plays traditional bluegrass, and Robert Phillips and the Fender Benders play the blues. A 1997 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, March 14 at 8:00 pm EST
  • KETKY Wednesday, March 16 at noon EST
  • KETKY Thursday, March 17 at midnight EST
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