The Kennedy Center and The New Republic present a special event to commemorate, in words and music, the 10th anniversary of the tragedies that took place on September 11, 2001. Hosted by ChristianeAmanpour, the tribute concert includes performances by Denyce Graves, Emmylou Harris, WyntonMarsalis, and the National Symphony Orchestra conducted by John Mauceri. Commemorative remarks and readings will be offered by Colin Powell, Condoleezza Rice, Madeleine Albright, Leon Wieseltier, and other guest speakers. Performance Timing: 90 minutes
Note: This event is Private and By Invitation Only. Event Update: Please note that reservations for this event have closed. Patrons who contacted the event phone line by Fri., Sep. 2, will receive a return call in several days.
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