The Kennedy Center

Music Celebrations International presents: National Memorial Day Choral Festival 2018

Music Celebrations International presents: National Memorial Day Choral Festival 2018

Sunday, May 27, 2018 3:00 PM

MCI partners with The United States Air Force and the American Veterans Center to present the 10th Annual Memorial Day Choral Festival.
Please see below for details on reserving free tickets for this event.

Run Time

Approx. 3 hours

About

NOTE: FREE tickets for this event are available from the Presenter Only. For further information or to reserve tickets, please contact Music Celebrations International at (800) 395-2036 or click here.

Music Celebrations International
National Memorial Day Choral Festival


FEATURING
The United States Air Force Orchestra
300-Voice Memorial Day Festival Chorus
Craig Jessop, artistic director & conductor
Col Larry Lang, conductor
Col. Arnald D. Gabriel, conductor


Designed to honor our nation's veterans and fallen heroes through musical tribute, this grand concert will feature 300 singers representing choirs from throughout the United States, as they join with the United States Air Force Orchestra to foster greater attention toward and observe the true meaning of Memorial Day as a national holiday.

The program will include traditional patriotic favorites, a World War I Medley in tribute to the Centennial Commemoration, "Jupiter" from Holst's The Planets, Copland's The Promise of Living, "Agnus Dei" from the Fauré RequiemWho Are the Brave?Hymn to the FallenThe Battle Hymn of the Republic, plus more!

Performance Timing: Part One - 75 min.; Intermission - 20 min.; Part Two - 75 min.

 
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