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Big Band Magic! Previous Broadcasts

KQED 9: Mon, Jan 17, 2011 -- 9:00 PM

War and the Depression melted away when the big bands started to play, and a generation forgot its troubles on the dance floor. This KQED-produced special takes a nostalgic look back at the dance halls and ballrooms that live only in memories - El Patio at Market and Van Ness, the Mural Room in the St. Francis Hotel, Sweet's Ballroom in Oakland, and many more. Filled with music, photos, archival films and dance sequences that recall the spirit of the age, the program tells a story thathas remained untold for too long, revives the fondest memories of a g eneration, and treats viewers to a glimpse of this fabled past.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Mon, Jan 24, 2011 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 23, 2011 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 23, 2011 -- 6:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 23, 2011 -- 4:36 AM
  • KQED 9: Sat, Jan 22, 2011 -- 10:36 PM
  • KQED Life: Wed, Jan 19, 2011 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, Jan 18, 2011 -- 8:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Tue, Jan 18, 2011 -- 3:00 AM
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    • KQED DT9 planned, very short outages, Tues 4/15 (& possibly Wed 4/16)

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) KQED DT9′s Over the Air (OTA) signal from Sutro Tower will experience a few extremely brief outages on Tuesday 4/15 between 10am and 5pm (and possibly on Wed 4/16 if the work cannot be completed in 1 day). Each outage should be measurable in seconds (not minutes). This work will not affect […]

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      (DT 25.1, 25.2, 25.3) At some point between 5am and 6am early Tuesday 4/15, KQET’s signal from the transmitter on Fremont Peak northeast of Monterey will shut down for a short period of time to allow AT&T to do work on our fiber interface. The outage should be relatively short, but its precise start time […]

    • Occasional sound issues, Comcast Cable, Black remote control

      Originally posted 6/19/2013: Some Comcast Basic Cable customers around the Bay Area have reported audio issues with KQED and KQED Plus, on channels 9 and 10. The problem is not related to KQED’s transmission but may be caused by the language setting on your Comcast remote control. If your Comcast remote control is black, please […]

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