HISTORY

The Roosevelts: An Intimate History

Ken Burns’s seven-part documentary weaves the stories of Theodore, Franklin, and Eleanor Roosevelt. The 14-hour series marks the first time their individual stories have been woven into a single narrative.

Sunday-Saturday from 8-10pm on WGBH 2

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The Bach Hour

Fleisher's Chaconne

Pianist Leon Fleisher performs Bach's Chaconne as re-imagined by Brahms, and Ton Koopman conducts the Cantata No. 33 (translation).

On-demand at WCRB online

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HISTORY

Enemy of the Reich: The Noor Inayat Khan Story

With an American mother and Indian Sufi father, Noor Inayat Khan was an unusual British agent. This is the story of her extraordinary courage, tested in the crucible of Nazi-occupied Paris.

Sunday at 10pm on WGBX 44

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Classical Cartoon Festival

Kids of all ages will enjoy their favorite Warner Bros. cartoons set to classical music on a giant screen, along with live performances, visits from PBS children’s characters, and more.

Saturday, Nov. 1 at Symphony Hall in Boston

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