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Arts on TV: 'Saving Aimee'; Pearl Jam; Ford Theatre

October 20, 2011 |  5:45 am

Work of Art: The Next Great Artist
"Today" 7 a.m. Thursday NBC: A performance from Broadway's “Saving Aimee.” 

“Grand Canyon Serenade” 1 a.m. Thursday, KOCE: A visual tour of the Grand Canyon set to music by Tchaikovsky, Brahms and Dvorak.

“My Generation” 5 a.m. Thursday, KVCR: What Matters Most : Opera singer Denyce Graves; Cheech Marin.

“Celtic Thunder Storm” 9 p.m. Friday, KVCR: Performance includes original music by Irish composer Phil Coulter, including “New Day Dawning,” “Tender Is the Night,” “Storm Overture” and “Look at Me.”

“American Masters: Pearl Jam Twenty” 9 p.m. Friday, KOCE: The group's 20th anniversary includes interviews with band members and archival performance footage. 

“Live at the Ford” 7 p.m. Saturday, KCET: Concerts and other performances recorded live at the Ford Theatre.

“Great Performances” 8 p.m. and midnight Saturday, KVCR: "Jackie Evancho: Dream With Me in Concert": Jackie Evancho's solo concert supports her first full-length album, “Dream With Me.”

“Vine Talk” 10:30 p.m. Sunday, KVCR: Mulling Malbecs From Argentina: Chef Geoffrey Zakarian; musician and poet Paul Mills; Cady Huffman.

“Isabella Rossellini: My Wild Life” 11:45 a.m. Tuesday, Sundance: Profile of the artist.

“Work of Art: The Next Great Artist” 9 and 11 p.m. Wednesday, Bravo: Make it Pop: The contestants must create a piece of POP art that captures popular culture. 

-- Compiled by Ed Stockly

Photo: The cast of "Work of Art: The Next Great Artist." Credit: Andrew Eccles / Bravo