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    Emmylou Harris Performance at Kennedy Center 9/11 Tribute Concert to Stream Live on Facebook
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    Emmylou Harris will perform at The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, tonight as part of 9/11: 10 Years Later, a special event to commemorate, in words and music, the tenth anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2011. The event, presented by The Kennedy Center and The New Republic magazine, will be streaming live online starting at 7:30 PM ET at facebook.com/KennedyCenter, where viewers are invited to share their memories and reflections as well.

    In addition to a performance by Harris, this evening's tribute concert, hosted by Christiane Amanpour, also includes performances by Denyce Graves, Wynton Marsalis, Raúl Esparza, 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.

    To tune in live and leave your thoughts, go to facebook.com/KennedyCenter.

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Emmylou Harris will perform at The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, tonight as part of 9/11: 10 Years Later, a special event to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the September 11 attacks; it will stream live online at facebook.com/KennedyCenter starting at 7:30 PM ET. The event will be hosted by Christiane Amanpour and also includes performances by Denyce Graves, Wynton Marsalis, Raúl Esparza, and the National Symphony Orchestra, along with commemorative remarks and readings by Colin Powell, Condoleezza Rice, Madeleine Albright, and others.

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Emmylou Harris will perform at The Kennedy Center in Washington, DC, tonight as part of 9/11: 10 Years Later, a special event to commemorate, in words and music, the tenth anniversary of the attacks of September 11, 2011. The event, presented by The Kennedy Center and The New Republic magazine, will be streaming live online starting at 7:30 PM ET at facebook.com/KennedyCenter, where viewers are invited to share their memories and reflections as well.

In addition to a performance by Harris, this evening's tribute concert, hosted by Christiane Amanpour, also includes performances by Denyce Graves, Wynton Marsalis, Raúl Esparza, 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.

To tune in live and leave your thoughts, go to facebook.com/KennedyCenter.

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