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Web site: http://www.ket.org/inperformance/

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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.

TV Schedule

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 Wednesday, April 22 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 23 at midnight EDT
  • KETKY Monday, June 29 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, July 1 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, July 2 at midnight EDT

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 Monday, April 27 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, April 29 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, April 30 at midnight EDT

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, May 4 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 6 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, May 7 at midnight EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 13 at noon EDT

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, May 11 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, May 14 at midnight EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! Bluegrass Royalty #401
Celebrates Kentucky's home-grown music with performances by bluegrass legends the Goins Brothers and Windy Mountain; J.D. Crowe and the New South; and Sam Bush, performing with his band. Byron Crawford is the special guest host. A 2000 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, May 18 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, May 20 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, May 21 at midnight EDT

Kentucky Programming Diverse Cultures #301
Features Kentucky talent, including the Orville Hammond Trio, Beau Haddock, Ballet Espanol, and poet Nikky Finney. A 1999 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, June 1 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, June 3 at noon EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, June 4 at midnight EDT

Kentucky ProgrammingWatch Online! A Grand Night for Singing #502
Singers and musicians from the University of Kentucky and the community pay tribute to Broadway by performing Tony Award-winning tunes. Sponsored by the UK College of Fine Arts School of Music/Opera Theatre. A 2001 KET production.

  • KETKY Monday, June 8 at 8:00 pm EDT
  • KETKY Wednesday, June 10 at 11:30 am EDT
  • KETKY Thursday, June 11 at midnight EDT
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