Airplay: The Rise and Fall of Rock Radio
If you want to understand how America works, look at what happened to Rock radio. For 50 years, it was our revolutionary medium. Radio had the power to move people then... and deejays seized it.
America's Veterans: A Musical Tribute 2010
This year's Veteran's Day concert continues a tradition of saluting our men and women in uniform with a musical tribute. The program will honor each branch of the military and will feature major talent along with short vignettes of veterans to reflect the rich history and experience of our nation's armed forces.
America's Veterans: A Musical Tribute 2009
Maryland Public Television, National Productions, is proud to present an inspiring and entertaining family special. This dazzling, star-studded musical tribute is distributed by American Public Television and is a memorable way to honor America's bravest heroes.
America's Veterans: A Musical Tribute 2008
This Veterans Day, Maryland Public Television is proud to present a musical spectacular to honor the efforts and sacrifices of our veterans.
Anuna: Christmas Memories
What do Riverdance, Celtic Woman and the entire Celtic soprano genre have in common?- Anúna where it all started - From being featured as the original vocal group in Riverdance to spawning individual vocal talents that have included three of the vocalists featured as part of the Celtic Women TV specials and concert phenomenon, Anúna's pure and truly haunting sound has been often copied but never equaled.
Boy Scouts of Harlem 759
2010 is the centennial year of the Boy Scouts of America, and national public television viewers can now see the power of this transformative organization in "Boy Scouts of Harlem 759."
The Celtic Tenors: No Boundaries
The Celtic Tenors are sensational young men from Ireland whose beautiful voices and emotional songs can make grown men –and women-- weep. They are one of the most successful classical crossover artists ever to come from the Emerald Isle.
Chesapeake Bay By Air
Chesapeake Bay by Air is MPT's new one-hour program that forever captures the unparalleled wild beauty, history and natural serenity of the bay, all from above. The aerial journey transports viewers to many of the Chesapeake Bay's countless stunning locations -- from a purple-orange dawn over the Susquehanna River to the mystery of the carved marsh of Blackwater Wildlife Refuge.
Fight Alzheimer's Early: 6 Steps to Keep Your Brain Young with Dr. Majid Fotu
Join Doctor Majid Fotuhi for a closer look at the human mind - and his 6 STEPS to keep your brain young.
For Love of Liberty
For Love of Liberty: The Story of America's Black Patriots, is an inspiring, definitive and unprecedented look at the largely untold history of African-American participation in America's armed forces, from the earliest days of the Revolutionary War to the current conflict in Afghanistan.
Global Harbors: A Waterfront Renaissance
Global Harbors: A Waterfront Renaissance is a 60-minute documentary about how the redevelopment of the Inner Harbor in downtown Baltimore transformed an abandoned, blighted waterfront into a world-renowned cultural and entertainment destination in the U.S.
Inside E Street: Season 1
Inside E Street - TV for Insiders. "From the Heart of the Nation's Capitol, you're Inside E Street with Sheilah Kast". Featuring lively discussions from experts and insiders, Inside E Street gives you a front row seat to the debates that are shaping policy in Washington and impacting the lives of people across the country.
Inside E Street: Season 2
Inside E Street with host Lark McCarthy. Inside E Street looks at the latest developments around the country affecting economic security, health care, job security, civil rights, and retirement. Featured guests on Inside E Street include elected officials, policy makers, industry experts, respected journalists and leading thinkers.
Inside E Street: Season 3
Emmy Award winning journalist Lark McCarthy returns for a new season of Inside E Street. Each week, this national program takes a nonpartisan, civil look into issues critical to Americans, especially those of concern to Baby Boomers. It's your personal resource that delves into the issues behind the headlines featuring lively discussions with experts and insiders.
PBS' award-winning weekly automotive magazine provides unbiased, consumer-oriented car news with feature stories on related topics.
My Generation: Season 1
Hosts Greg Williams (HBO Series-The Wire) and Cynthia Steele Vance (former Fox Anchor) present beautifully crafted, award winning stories that enlighten and inspire. It's the program to watch for great information on health, money, and staying connected.
My Generation: Season 2
Join host Leeza Gibbons each week for Emmy nominated My Generation. From staying healthy and saving money to pursuing your passion and making a difference, My Generation reflects the focus of today's 50+ population.
My Generation: Season 3
Join Emmy Award winning host, Leeza Gibbons as she returns for a new season of My Generation. Whether you are downsizing or gearing up, pursuing your passion or reinventing yourself, this engaging lifestyle magazine series will enrich your life with beautifully crafted, award winning stores that enlighten and inspire.
National Geographic Bee 2010
Since 1989, thousands of schools and millions of students have participated in the National Geographic Bee, an entertaining and challenging test of knowledge, which spans the broad discipline of geography.
National Geographic Bee 2009
The national Bee finals in May are broadcast on public television stations nationwide, produced by National Geographic Television and presented by Maryland Public Television.
Phil Lempert's Food Sense
"Supermarket Guru," ABC News Reporter and Today Show food editor, Phil Lempert illuminates a one-hour national Public Television special about food sources and sustainability.
Planet Forward Showcases Smart Ideas from Smart People... Online AND on TV. Hosted by Emmy Award-Winner Frank Sesno, Planet Forward is where experts and engaged citizens weigh in on energy, climate and sustainability.
Primal Grill® with Steven Raichlen (Season Three)
Primal Grill® with Steven Raichlen – Season 3, now presented in amazing HIGH DEFINITION, offers more thrilling grilling based on Steven's global view of the world's oldest and most primal cooking method – grilling over live fire.
Primal Grill with Steven Raichlen Special Pledge Edition
Primal Grill® with Steven Raichlen-Special Edition joins Steven and hosts Donald Thoms and Yolanda Vazquez in the studio for a look at some of our favorite recipes and a chance to hear Steven's thoughts on his five-year journey to discover the roots of live-fire cooking.
Ronan Tynan: More Than Magic
Now, in his first televised concert with his personal band, Ronan takes us musically where few performers dare to tread - performing across all musical genres like rock 'n roll, opera, country and wonderful Irish ballads.
Soulful Symphony with Darin Atwater
Eighty-five members strong and founded by celebrated artistic director Darin Atwater, the nation's premiere African American orchestra makes its national television debut.
Strong Body, Ageless Body with Erin O'Brien
The program is a thorough and intense 40-minute strength-training workout led by Hollywood trainer Erin O'Brien that includes arm and shoulder work with weights, lunges, squats, floor work and stretching.
The Artist's Way at Work: The Truths of Creativity
The Artist's Way at Work: The Truths of Creativity is a 90-minute virtual pledge and a 60-minute pledge program based on the notion that everyone can — regardless of profession or background—be more creative.
The Transformation Age: Surviving A Technology Revolution with Robert X. Cringely
The Transformation Age uniquely focuses on the new aspects of 21st century commerce. Go inside this revolution and see firsthand how industry leaders calculate their risks and bet on the future, and how innovations of the past influence critical thinking of tomorrow.
3 MO' Divas
Discover a diva (or three!) this spring, as Maryland Public Television (MPT) presents 3 Mo' Divas—three extraordinarily talented women with diva attitude to spare and the pipes and fabulousness to back it up.
ArtWorks reprises the best moments from MPT's acclaimed arts program, ArtWorks This Week, and presents new musical specials.
Direct Connection is a different type of MPT public affairs program with its focus on personalities from all arenas.
Experience the unusual diversity that is distinctly Maryland from our wetlands and seaside to our towns and mountains and discover how to enjoy it while protecting and preserving it at the same time.
For balanced reporting on political happenings, Marylanders have turned to MPT's State Circle for more than 20 years.