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National Memorial Day Concert Previous Broadcasts

Episode #2011H

KQED 9: Sun, May 29, 2011 -- 8:00 PM

This special unites the nation with an evening that has become an American tradition, It features an all-star line-up in performance with the National Symphony Orchestra, and honors the service and sacrifice of the men and women in uniform, their families at home and all those who have given their lives for this country. Broadcast live from the West Lawn of the US Capitol before a concert audience of hundreds of thousands, to millions more at home and to troops serving around the world. Co-hosted by Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna, the concert features performances by B.B. King and Daniel Rodriguez with more artists to be announced. The themes of the this year's show include a 10-year commemoration of 9/11, a welcome home to our troops from Iraq, the 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor and children of war.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Tue, May 31, 2011 -- 2:30 AM
  • KQED Life: Tue, May 31, 2011 -- 1:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Mon, May 30, 2011 -- 8:30 PM
  • KQED Life: Mon, May 30, 2011 -- 7:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 30, 2011 -- 1:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 30, 2011 -- 3:30 AM
  • KQED 9: Mon, May 30, 2011 -- 2:00 AM
  • KQED 9: Sun, May 29, 2011 -- 9:30 PM
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