Craig Jessop to conduct the National Memorial Day Choral Festival at the Kennedy Center, May 29, 2016

Music Celebrations International
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Festival
Location: 
Washington, D.C.
Event date: 
27 May 2016 to 30 May 2016
Start Time: 
3:00 PM
Conductor / Keynote Speaker: 
Dr. Craig Jessop

Choirs are now being accepted to the 2016 National Memorial Day Choral Festival, taking place May 27-30, 2016 in Washington, D.C. The event culminates in two outstanding performances – the first, on Sunday, May 29, is a matinee concert at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; and, the second, as part of the Opening Ceremonies for the National Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30.

Choirs are now being accepted to the 2016 National Memorial Day Choral Festival, taking place May 27-30, 2016 in Washington, D.C. The event culminates in two outstanding performances – the first, on Sunday, May 29, is a matinee concert at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts; and, the second, as part of the Opening Ceremonies for the National Memorial Day Parade on Monday, May 30.

Dr. Craig Jessop will return for his sixth year as Artistic Director and Conductor.

Conceived in 2008 as a joint venture by the American Veterans Center and Music Celebrations International to attract greater attention to the true meaning of the Memorial Day holiday, Washington, D.C.'s annual Memorial Day Choral Festival honors those veterans past and present who have sacrificed so much for the liberties we currently enjoy in our country - as well as around the world.

For more information, please visit the Memorial Day Festival website: www.memorialdaychoralfestival.org

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