SERGIO MENDES & FRIENDS: A CELEBRATION
world premieres as special programming on PBS stations in June 2021 – check local listings to search for the day/date/time for your local PBS affiliate. This program is a salute to the pioneering Brazilian musical artist, producer, composer, keyboardist, vocalist and Oscar®-nominated songwriter created especially for PBS and contains approx 59 minutes of material derived from the feature documentary Sergio Mendes: In The Key Of Joy by acclaimed filmmaker John Scheinfeld (The U.S. vs John Lennon, Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary, and The Happy Days of Garry Marshall).

Viewers who support their local PBS station at different levels of contribution during the June member drive will have an opportunity to receive thank you gifts that include the full length documentary on DVD or download, as well as Sergio Mendes deluxe CD set.

Current list of participating PBS stations with the initial broadcast date for SERGIO MENDES & FRIENDS: A CELEBRATION….check your local listings to confirm air time and any additional broadcast dates and time. Please contact your local PBS station if you don’t see it listed here.

CITY  //  PREMIERE BROADCAST DATE  //  STATION URL (check listings)

Albany, NY  //  Saturday, June 19  //  www.wmht.org

 Albuquerque, NM  //  Tuesday, June 8  //  www.kenw.org

Anchorage, AL  //  Sunday, June 20  //  www.alaskapublic.org

Baltimore, MD  // Tuesday, June 8  // www.mpt.org

Binghamton, NY  // Sunday, June 6  //  www.wskg.org

Buffalo, NY  //  Monday, June 7  // www.wned.org

Carbondale, IL  //  Saturday, June 5 //  www.wsiu.org

Champaign, IL  //  Saturday, June 5  //  www.wsec.org

Charleston, WV  //  Wednesday, June 9 //  www.wvpb.org

Cheyenne, WY  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.wyomingpbs.org

Chicago, IL  //  Saturday, June 5 //  www.wttw.org

Cincinnati, OH  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.wpto.org

Columbia, MO //  Thursday, June 10  //  www.kmos.org

Columbus, OH  //  Tuesday, June 8  //  www.wosu.org, www.woub.org, www.wouc.org

Dallas, TX  //  Friday, June 11 //  www.kera.org

Dayton, OH  //  Thursday, June 10  //  www.wptd.org

El Paso, TX  //  Tuesday, June 8  //  www.kcos.org

Erie, PA  //  Saturday, June 5  //  www.wqln.org

Eureka, CA  //  Sunday, June 6  //  www.keet.org

Evansville, IN  // Sunday, June 6 //  www.wnin.org

Flint, MI  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.wdcq.org

Ft Wayne, IN  //  Saturday, June 5 //  www.wfwa.org

Harrisburg, PA  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.witf.org

Honolulu, HI  //  Wednesday, June 16  // www.khet.org

Indianapolis, IN  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.wipb.org, www.wfyi.org

Jackson, MS  //  Friday, June 11 //  www.wmau.org

Johnstown, PA  //  Saturday, June 12  //  www.wpsu.org

Kansas City, MO  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.kcpt.org

Las Vegas, NV  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.klvx.org

Lincoln, NE  //  Monday, June 7 //  www.nebraskapublicmedia.org

Los Angeles, CA  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.pbssocal.org

Los Angeles, CA  //  Wednesday, June 9  //  www.kcet.org

Memphis, TN  //  Friday, June 11  //  www.wkno.org

Miami, FL  //  Monday, June 14 //  www.wpbt.org

Minneapolis, MN  //  Wednesday, June 9 //  www.lptv.org

Norfolk, VA  //  Wednesday, June 9 //  www.whro.org

North Platte, NE  //  Monday, June 7  //  www.nebraskapublicmedia.org

Peoria, IL  //   Thursday, June 10  //  www.wtvp.org

Philadelphia, PA  //  Tuesday, June 8  //  www.whyy.org

Phoenix, AZ  //  Sunday, June 6  //  www.kaet.org

Pittsburgh, PA  //  Wednesday, June 16 //  www.wqed.org

Portland, OR  //  Tuesday, June 8 //  www.opb.org

Quincy, IL  //  Saturday, June 5 //  www.wmec.org

Reno, NV  //  Saturday, June 5 //  www.knpb.org

Roanoke, VA  //  Sunday, June 6 //  www.wbra.org

Sacramento, CA  //  Saturday, June 12 //  www.kvie.org

San Antonio, TX  //  Thursday, June 10  //  www.klrn.org

Scranton, PA  //  Monday, June 14 //  www.kyve.org

Seattle, WA  //  Saturday, June 26 //  www.kcts.org

Shreveport, LA //  Friday, June 11  //  www.LBP1.org

Springfield, MA  //  Saturday, June 5 //  www.wgby.org

St Louis, MO  //  Saturday, June 12  //  www.ketc.org

Syracuse, NY  //  Monday, June 7 //  www.wcny.org

Toledo, OH  //  Saturday, June 5 //  www.wgte.org

Topeka, KS  //  Sunday, June 13  //  www.ktwu.org

Tucson, AZ  //  Sunday, June 13 //  www.kuat.org

Wichita, KS  //  Sunday, June 6  //  www.kpts.org

 



SÉRGIO MENDES: NO TOM DA ALEGRIA

SERGIO MENDES: EN EL TONO DE LA ALEGRIA
SERGIO MENDES: IN THE KEY OF JOY
directed by John Scheinfeld 

We are pleased to announce the full length, 98 minute documentary premieres on Saturday, April 24 exclusively on HBO Brasil and HBO GO Brasil, followed by HBO Latam and HBO Caribbean on Tuesday, April 27.

Please visit Hbobrasil.com, Hbolatam.com, and Hbocaribbean.com for more information.