A sam­pling of fine arts on tele­vi­sion the week of July 12-17

The Washington Post Sunday - - THIS WEEK - — Lau­ren McEwen

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.


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.

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