2017 National Memorial Day Concert and A Capitol Fourth 

These live concert programs on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, one for Memorial Day and the other for the Fourth of July, feature the National Symphony Orchestra and diverse guest performers in a patriotic showcase of American music. PBS broadcast the programs nationally and streamed online. A Capitol Fourth was also made available to NPR member stations across the country. 

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Capitol Concerts, Inc.
Washington, DC


Arts & Culture
Veterans & Military Service