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February 17, 2011 |  7:00 am

 Et-lgqf07nc-feb17A weekly look at arts and music programming on television:

"The Oprah Winfrey Show"
Where: ABC

When: 3 p.m. Thursday; 1:07 a.m. early Friday

The show goes inside the secret, competitive world of ballet.

"Great Performances at the Met"

Where: KVCR

When: 1 a.m. early Sunday; noon Sunday

“Boris Godunov.” René Pape stars in a new production of Mussorgsky's “Boris Godunov.”

"Soulful Symphony With Darin Atwater: Song in a Strange Land"

Where: KOCE

When: 7 p.m. Tuesday

Artistic director Atwater conducts an 85-member orchestra in compositions exhibiting styles ranging through gospel, jazz and symphonic music.


Where: HBO

When: 7:30 a.m. Wednesday

Artist/filmmaker Julian Schnabel gives young artists a tour of his studio.

"Painting Taos"

Where: KCET

When: 10 p.m. Wednesday

Six young painters co-found the Taos Society of Artists in New Mexico.

-- compiled by Ed Stockly

Photo: René Pape as the title role of Mussorgskys "Boris Godunov." Nick Heavican / Metropolitan Opera