Greater Boston’s Beat the Press 7 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) A discussion examining the media coverage of the week’s big stories.
Open Studio With Jared Bowen 8:30 p.m. WGBH (Channel 2) The Fuller Craft Museum in Brockton.
Main Streets and Back Roads: Petersham 7:30 p.m. WCVB-TV (Channel 5) A trip to the small Mass. town.
Morning Edition with Bob Seay 6 a.m. WGBH-FM (89.7) The many innovations of the Beatles, from studio sound to cover art to business practices.
Boston Public Radio noon WGBH-FM (89.7) Friday News Quiz with Best of Boston Bartender winners Sam Treadway and Todd Maul.
WBUR’s Morning Edition With Bob Oakes 5 to 9 a.m. and All Things Considered With Sacha Pfeiffer 4 to 6:30 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Caitlin Cahow, Boston College law student and openly gay Olympic ice hockey medalist, who serves as an official delegate to the Sochi games.
Radio Boston 3 p.m. WBUR-FM (90.9) Stories reflecting the culture of our city, state and region.
Live From Scullers 7 p.m.
Classical Music With Laura Carlo 5 a.m. WCRB (99.5) Select pieces from Mozart.
Classical Music With Cathy Fuller 3 p.m. WCRB (99.5) “Live at 5” features Anton Arensky’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D Minor, Op. 32.
The Symphony at 8 With James David Jacobs 8 p.m. WCRB (99.5) Brahms’s Symphony No. 1 in C minor with the Philadelphia Orchestra.
Nightside With Dan Rea
8 p.m. WBZ-AM (1030) Boston College professor Gregory Stoller on China’s Economic Future.