ARTS ON TELEVISION
A sampling of fine arts on television the week of July 12-17
SUNDAY, JULY 12 WHUT, 9-10 p.m.
Season 6 of the “Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival” telecast ends with a performance by the Joey DeFrancesco Trio.
MTV, 8-9 p.m.
Tyler Posey and Bella Thorne host the “2015 Fandom Awards,” the second-annual celebration of television, film and music fandom at San Diego’s Comic-Con.
MONDAY, JULY 13 HBO, 9-9:30 p.m.
Composer and theater director Elizabeth Swados shares her struggle with depression in the animated short “My Depression: The Up and Down of It,” featuring the voices of Steve Buscemi, Sigourney Weaver and Fred Armisen.
WETA, 9-10 p.m.
“Antiques Roadshow” gives updates on appraisals made during a 1999 visit to Providence, R.I., including a Maurice Brazil Prendergast color monotype from the late 19th century.
WEDNESDAY, JULY 15 WHUT, 9-10 p.m.
“Afropop: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange” takes a look at a collaboration between tap dancer Jason Samuels Smith and Indian kathak master Pandit Chitresh Das.
THURSDAY, JULY 16 MPT, 8:30-9 p.m.
Johns Hopkins University arts professor Thomas Dolby co-hosts an episode of “Artworks” featuring fire photography, details about the history of techno music in Detroit and a talk with a screenwriter.
FRIDAY, JULY 17
WHUT, 8-9 p.m.
The documentary “To Hear the Music” details the installation and construction of the C.B. Fisk pipe organ in Harvard’s Memorial church.
WHUT, 9-10 p.m.
“Elderly Instruments: All Things String” explores a music store in Lansing, Mich., operated by a group of veteran musicians.