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Tapping into a New Summer Audience

TV critic David Bianculli recommends two returning, unexpectedly popular PBS shows. Alive from Off Center showcases avant-garde performers and musicians, while American Masters features a diverse array of documentaries -- including, Bianculli says, some real masterpieces.

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Other segments from the episode on July 11, 1988

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 11, 1988: Interview with Milt Hinton; Review of Earl Hines's album "Live at the Vanguard"; Interview with Louis Rukeyser; Review of the television shows "Alive from…

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