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World War I Armistice Tribute Concert with Pershing's Own

William G. McGowan Theater
Washington, DC

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

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For the centennial of Armistice Day, musicians from the U.S. Army Band "Pershing's Own" will perform a concert in remembrance of the musical creativity that flourished at the end of World War I. The program will feature music from a well-known group of composers known as "Les Six,” who composed in post–World War I France and will feature woodwind quintet, piano, clarinet, horn, trumpet, trombone, and voice.

Presented in partnership with Pershing’s Own, the Washington Accueil Association, and the WWI Centennial Commission.

 

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