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Scott D. Pierce writes about television for the Salt Lake Tribune. Vice president of the Television Critics Associationn, he's covered TV in Utah since 1990.

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This weekend on TV: ‘Red Rock Serenade’ is just plain gorgeous

KUED turns its lenses on national parks, delivering stunning images of Arches, Bryce Canyon, Zion, Canyonlands, Capitol Reef and Grand Canyon in Red Rock Serenade (Sunday, 12:30 and 7 p.m.) It’s accompanied by music of Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Debussy, Dvorak, Mendelssohn, Puccini, Schubert and Tchaikovsky.

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Friday on TV ...

The Knick (8, 9 and 10 p.m., Cinemax): There might be a good drama hiding inside this new series about a forward-thinking, drug-addicted doctor in 1900 New York City, but it’s obscured by the incredibly gruesome scenes of horrific surgical procedures.

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Funniest Wins (8 p.m., TBS): Contestants have to shoot a commercial parody and create a comedy short.

Saturday on TV ...

Golf (noon, CBS/Ch. 2): The third round of the PGA Championship.

Outlander (7, 8:10 and 9:20 p.m., Starz): Debut of this series about a WWII nurse who’s transported back in time to 1743 Scotland. Based on the novels by Diana Gabaldon.

MLS (8 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): D.C. United at Real Salt Lake

Hell On Wheels (10 p.m., AMC): Cullen challenges the Swede while planning his exit from Fort Smith.

Sunday on TV ...

Golf (noon, CBS/Ch. 2): The final round of the PGA Championship.

Big Brother (7 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): Nominations for eviction are announced.

Rising Star (7 p.m., ABC/Ch. 4): It’s the quarterfinals.

Teen Choice Awards 2014 (7 p.m., Fox/Ch. 13): Can you believe that this is the 16th time these meaningless awards have been presented? Tyler Posey ("Teen Wolf") is the host.

The Musketeers (7 p.m., BBC America): The Musketeers are ordered to bring in the suspect in the murder of two Musketeers

The Witches of East End (7 and 9 p.m., Lifetime): Freya relives one of her past lives.

The Last Ship (7 and 9 p.m., TNT): XO Mike Slattery has to assume command when the Captain is taken hostage.

Unforgettable (8 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): One of Eliot’s closest friends is murdered.

Being Poirot (8 p.m., PBS/Ch. 7): David Suchet investigates the enduring popularity of detective Hercule Poirot.

The Lottery (8 p.m., Lifetime): Vanessa has second thoughts about the lottery.

Falling Skies (8 and 10 p.m., TNT): Maggie is fighting for her life.

Reckless (9 p.m., CBS/Ch. 2): The family of a missing Charleston socialite file a wrongful death lawsuit against the city.

True Blood (10 p.m., HBO): Sookie puts her life on the line for Bill.

Ray Donovan (10 p.m., Showtime): Ray gets compromising information on Cochran.

The Strain (11 p.m., FX): Eph and Setrakian’s push for a quarantine.

The Leftovers (11 p.m., HBO): Kevin orders an APB after his father has escapes from the psychiatric hospital.

Masters of Sex (11 p.m., Showtime): Masters continues his study as the only white physician in a black hospital.

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