Ken Burns interviewed on “One on One” this week

Courtesy of Noel Stojkov

Becky Magura talks to documentarian Ken Burns and guests, producer Dayton Duncan and musician Ketch Secor on a bus traveling from Nashville to their first stop to kick-off their statewide tour to promote Ken Burns’ latest documentary series on country music in America. The new season of “One on One with Becky Magura” premieres Thursday, Sept. 5 at 8:30 p.m. with additional airings Sundays at 6:30 p.m. on WCTE.

WCTE has announced its schedule for this week.

Tuesday, Sept. 3

7 p.m. – “Mine Wars: American Experience”. Inside the battle to unionize coal miners at the dawn of the 20th century in America.

9 p.m. – “Frontline: Trump’s Trade War”. President Trump’s gamble to confront China over trade.

10 p.m. – “Blue Sky Metropolis, Part 1”. Aviation takes flight in early Los Angeles.

Wednesday, Sept. 4

7 p.m. – “Animal Babies: First Year on Earth, Part 2”. Origins of human relationship with the skies are explored.

8 p.m. – “Nova: Rise of the Superstorms”. The 2017 hurricane season and its disastrous impacts on Houston and the Caribbean are examined.

9 p.m. – “Magical Land of Oz, Part 2”. Australia’s three surrounding oceans create a unique environment for ocean voyagers of all types.

Thursday, Sept. 5

7 p.m. – “Arts Over ACEs” WCTE explores how the creative arts can help people combat the negative effects of having high ACEs (Adverse Childhood Experiences) scores.

7:30 p.m. – “Tennessee Crossroads”.

8 p.m. – “Live Green Tennessee”.

8:30 p.m. – “One on One with Becky Magura”. New season. Becky Magura sits down, on a bus, with Ken Burns, Dayton Duncan, and Ketch Secor to discuss the upcoming documentary series “Country Music”.

9 p.m. – “Barnegie Hall”. Real life couple and writing duo Suzy Bogguss and her husband, Doug Crider, appear.

9:30 p.m. – “Bluegrass Underground”.

10 p.m. – “Tennessee Wild Side”,

10:30 p.m. – “Burt Wolf: Travels & Traditions”. Volunteer Tourism, Part 2.

Friday, Sept. 6

7 p.m. – “Washington Week”.

7:30 p.m. – “Firing Line with Margaret Hoover”.

8 p.m. – “Live from Lincoln Center: Odyssey Chamber Music Society in Greece” The musicians of the Chamber Music Society perform signature works in iconic settings and venues.

9:30 p.m. – “Symphony for Nature: The Britt Orchestra at Crater Lake”. More than 130 musicians perform at Crater Lake National Park in Oregon in July 2016.

10 p.m. – “Song of the Mountains”.

Saturday, Sept. 7

7 p.m. – “Classic Gospel” I’ll Meet You on the Mountain.

8 p.m. – “Antiques Roadshow”.

9 p.m. – “Lost River Sessions”. Dead Broke Barons Return.

9:30 p.m. – “Barnegie Hall”.

10 p.m. – “Austin City Limits”. Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue.

11 p.m. – “Woodsongs”. Rhonda Vincent & The Rage.

Sunday, Sept. 8

3 p.m. – “Ray Stevens CabaRay Nashville”. Leroy Van Dyke.

3:30 p.m. – “Sun Studio Sessions”.

4 p.m. – “Downton Abbey, Season 1, Part 3”. Growing into his role as heir, Matthew brings out the bitter rivalry between sisters Mary and Edith.

5:30 p.m. – “Reconnecting Roots”.

6 p.m. – “PBS NewsHour Weekend”.

6:30 p.m. – “One on One with Becky Magura”.

7 p.m. – “Country Music: Live at the Ryman, A Concert Celebrating The Film by Ken Burns”. Dierks Bentley, Rosanne Cash, Rhiannon Giddens, Vince Gill, Kathy Mattea, Marty Stuart, Dwight Yoakam, and more perform.

9 p.m. – “PBS Previews: Country Music”. Meet the filmmakers and go behind the scenes of the new series from director Ken Burns.

9:30 p.m. – “Country Music: Live at the Ryman, A Concert Celebrating The Film by Ken Burns”.

11 p.m. – “PBS Previews: Country Music”.