Highlights 8/9 to 8/15

Andrea Bocelli, Josh Groban, Michael Buble, Kenny Babyface Edmonds, Boz Skaggs, Kenny G, Peter Cetera, Brian McKnight, celebrate legendary songwriter, producer, and maestro to the stars David Foster on Great Performances at 7 p.m. Sunday and 7 p.m. Wednesday.

John Hiatt, Sheryl Crow, Sam Bush, among others perform with Levon Helm at the Ryman Auditorium at 9 p.m. Sunday and 10:30 p.m. Saturday.

Dame Judi Dench and Geoffrey Palmer bring their beloved television characters Jean Pargetter and Lionel Hardcastle back to life in this As Time Goes By special at 10:30 p.m. Sunday.

Victor Borge 100 Years of Music & Laughter! at 7 p.m. Monday contains such classic comedy bits as the timeless “Phonetic Punctuation,” “Inflationary Language,” “Autumn Leaves” with Robert Merrill, “The Opera Singer” with Marylyn Mulvey and many more.

Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp, Arlo Guthrie, Joan Baez, Kris Kristofferson and others celebreate Pete Seeger’s 90th birthday with the folk legend on Great Performances at 8:30 p.m. Monday and 7 p.m. Thursday.

Best-selling author Dr. Ben-Shahar ingeniously combines scientific studies, scholarly research, self-help advice, and spiritual enlightenment on Happiness 101 at 10:30 p.m. Monday.

Dr. Wayne Dyer presents a program, based on his newest book Excuses BeGone at 7 p.m. Tuesday. Dyer’s goal is simple but not easy: to help viewers learn how to overcome lifetime thinking habits that keep us from maximizing our human potential.

Lenard Cohen Live in London at 9 p.m. Wednesday highlights one of the most important and influential songwriters of our time.

Josh Groban performs favorites from his best-selling albums in an intimate theatre at 9 p.m. Thursday and 7 p.m. Saturday.

Big Band Years at 9 p.m. Friday compiles the original hit makers and legends that define the GI and generations’ memories. Peter Marshall (of the legendary Hollywood Squares) hosts this event,

When Luciano Pavarotti died in September, 2007, the world lost one of the greatest voices in all of music. In celebration of Pavarotti’s peerless vocal talent and extraordinary international impact, Great Performances at 8:30 p.m. Saturday looks back over his legendary career.