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"In Tune" Preview

A new episode of the local music scene program In Tune debuts this weekend on PBS-HD Channel 6. Hear a profile of Tucson musical legends Calexico, including some of the band's new music.

Namoli Brennet

Hear the music of Namoli Brennet, a Tucson singer/ songwriter with a unique story to tell

Art Garfunkel

Mark McLemore spoke with music legend Art Garfunkel during his January, 2010 Tucson appearance with the TSO. Art speaks candidly about his long career, including his movie roles and the early days with Paul Simon.

Howe Gelb

Mark Mclemore has a conversation with singer and songwriter Howe Gelb. His new concert film, "Sno Angel Wingin' It," showing at a benefit on Saturday at the Loft Cinema.

Ann Fine Poem

Poet Ann M. Fine reads her work "Diary Operating Manually". Her debut collection of poems, "A Nest This Size", recently was published by Shearsman Books.

Tori Sparks

Meet singer/songwriter Tori Sparks, whose latest album is based on the stories of people she's met while traveling the world sharing her music.

Tucson Junior Strings

Meet the accomplished young musicians of The Tucson Junior Strings, a group celebrating more than four decades of being musical ambassadors to the world.

Arizona Opera

The Arizona Opera is gearing up for its new season. Sooyeon Lee talks with Maestro Joel Revzen about the performances that are in store.

Grande Tortilla Factory

Matt Felix visits the site of the Grande Tortilla Factory on Tucson's west side, learning some local history from the family who owned and operated it for more than 50 years.

Ann Fine

Mark McLemore talks to writer and teacher Ann Fine about her debut collection of poetry called "A Nest This Size", and how she helps others to enjoy writing by exploring the concept of "Good Poem / Bad Poem."

Coming In Hot

A one-person play gives voice to the rarely discussed experiences of women in the military.

Howe Gelb

Sooyoen Lee has a profile of the local musician.

National Hispanic Heritage Month

Hear a commentary from Albert Elias, Sr. about the commencement of this year's National Hispanic Heritage Month.

Fast-a-Thon

The University of Arizona's Muslim Student Association is hosting an interfaith "Fast-a-thon," hoping to build bridges between Tucson's diverse cultural groups. Luis CarriĆ³n reports.

"The Kite Runner"

The story of two boys from Afghanistan, "The Kite Runner" has seen success as a book and a film. Mark McLemore talks with the playwright, Matthew Spangler, about the local production.

Will Clipman

Meet Tucson-based musician, poet, artist, and educator Will Clipman, in a profile from Sooyeon Lee.

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