Highlights December 1 – December 7

KLRU Highlights

Oscar Hammerstein II: Out of My Dreams Sunday at 3:30 pm celebrates the most acclaimed lyricists and librettists of the 20th century, Oscar Hammerstein.

Visit the greatest compositions and composers of all time with My Music Presents Classical Rewind Sunday at 5 pm.

Return To Downton Abbey savors the fond memories from the past three seasons of Downton Abbey and gives a tantalizing taste of the upcoming fourth season Sunday at 8 pm.

Antiques Roadshow presents Big & Little Monday at 7 pm and proves that good things come in small – and gigantic – packages.

Genealogy Roadshow finds secrets in Austin involving some of Texas’ favorite subjects: football, politics, and home-state pride Monday at 8:15 pm.

Best Of The 60s presents a special configuration of selected original hit songs featured in My Generation: The 60s, The British Beat, Motown, 60′s Pop, Rock & Soul Tuesday at 7 pm.

John Sebastian Presents: Folk Rewind Tuesday at 9 pm featuring the very best of The Folk Years in an all new show which remembers archival folk era classics from the vault which culminates into a crescendo of excitement.

Nature Animal Odd Couples Wednesday at 7 pm investigates the special bonds between animals and how love apparently knows no boundaries in the animal kingdom.

NOVA examines groundbreaking research that aims to keep us out of harm’s way in Making Stuff Safer Wednesday at 8 pm.

Elton John In Concert Wednesday at 9:30 pm presents the legendary artist in a specially staged concert.

American Masters Carol Burnett: A Woman Of Character Thursday at 7 pm  takes a glimpse of something deeper and darker that began to emerge in the dramatic career that followed her TV variety show.

Rick Steves’ Delicious Europe savors classic European cuisine Thursday at 10:30 pm.

Matthew Morrison A Classic Christmas Live From the Bushnell Friday at 10:30 pm. Prepare yourself for a “Glee-ful’ event as Morrison sustains entertains the audiences with songs and graceful dance moves.

Keep the butterflies around all year with renowned Geyata Ajilvsgi’s tips for perennial attraction with Central Texas Gardener‘s Perennials To Attract Butterflies Saturday at noon.

Inside Foyle’s War Saturday at 12:30 pm takes a look at how this enormously popular Masterpiece Mystery! series has captured loyal fans for over 10 years.

Magic Moments: The Best of 50s Pop Saturday at 5 pm brings back the happiest hits from the ays of poodle skirts and penny loafers.

Brit Floyd – Live At Red Rocks Saturday at 7 pm captures the magic and majesty of Pink Floyd’s legendary music set against the awe-inspiring natural rocks and Colorado landscape.

Tune in for Trans-siberian Orchestra: Ghosts Of Christmas Eve Saturday at 8:10 pm for a fantasy trip through the magic of Christmas.