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American Spiritual Ensemble

American Spiritual Ensemble

Led by founder and music director Everett McCorvey, the American Spiritual Ensemble performs "Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho," "This Little Light of Mine," "Balm of Gilead," and other gospel songs at First Presbyterian Church in Lexington, Kentucky.

Blood and Soil

American Epic

Blood and Soil

Travel to the rural South as Elder Burch, Charley Patton and others record early Delta blues, gospel and protest songs. The Great Flood of 1927 devastates Mississippi River communities, leading to northern migration and Chicago Blues by Howlin’ Wolf.

I Come From

I Come From

This film, by producer/director Robby Henson, looks at incarcerated poets and playwrights in Kentucky who use the power of creativity to change the direction of their lives.

Dark Angel

Masterpiece

Dark Angel

Joanne Froggatt stars as the notorious Victorian poisoner Mary Ann Cotton, Britain's first female serial killer.

Call the Midwife Season Finale

Call the Midwife Season Finale

An unexpected turn of events leads to a wedding being hastily arranged; Shelagh finally goes into labor; and the arrival of the pill leads to unforeseen consequences.

The Big Bang

American Epic

The Big Bang

Learn the untold story in this three-part series of how ordinary Americans were given the chance to make records for the first time. In Part 1, travel to 1920s Tennessee as the Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers, and the Memphis Jug Band create the first recordings of R&B and country songs.

Simple Gifts: The Chamber Music Society at Shaker Village

Live From Lincoln Center

Simple Gifts: The Chamber Music Society at Shaker Village

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center takes to the road, performing in one of the country’s most beautiful historic sites: Shaker Village of Pleasant Hill in Kentucky. Delivering a monumental performance of Copland's "Appalachian Spring," the ensemble draws connections between the frontier, music, and the quest for transcendence in American life.

Primate Rescue Center, Cave Hill Winery, and Musical Prodigy Kory Caudill!

Kentucky Life

Primate Rescue Center, Cave Hill Winery, and Musical Prodigy Kory Caudill!

A visit to the Primate Rescue Center in Jessamine County; Cave Hill Vineyard & Winery is Kentucky Proud and part of the Kentucky Wine Trail in Pulaski County; and musician Kory Caudill is a piano prodigy.

P.J. O’Rourke and Robert Siegel

Great Conversations:

P.J. O’Rourke and Robert Siegel

The author of such bestsellers as "Parliament of Whores" and "Give War a Chance" discusses his latest book, "How The Hell Did This Happen?" about the 2016 presidential election. He is interviewed by Robert Siegel, senior host of NPR's All Things Considered.

Botanical Gardens, Cider Brewery, and Singer-Songwriter Kelsey Waldon!

Kentucky Life

Botanical Gardens, Cider Brewery, and Singer-Songwriter Kelsey Waldon!

Boyce General Store has been serving up great food and excellent pie since 1869 in Warren County; Doug learns about Kentucky's first cider brewery at Pivot Brewing in Lexington; Owensboro's Western Kentucky Botanical Garden is a beautiful spot for the whole community to enjoy; and Monkeys Eyebrow native Kelsey Waldon is taking her music to Nashville and a nationwide tour.