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WWI Armistice Centennial Commemoration

November 8, 2018

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 8, 2018--The City Choir of Washington:

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The 1st Battalion, 26th Infantry parading to Croix de Guerre awards ceremony, Normandy, France; April 5, 1918. Photo courtesy of First Divison Museum, Wheaton, IL

Among organizations supporting and or assisting the concert are the British Council / USA, First Division Museum at Cantigny, World War I Centennial Commission, National Gallery of Art, and Department of the Army / U.S. Army Military District of Washington.

The concert audience, in addition to TCCW subscribers, will include leaders and representatives from a variety of organizations and communities, such as greater Washington area universities and colleges, religious organizations, local, state and federal government entities and agencies, the philanthropic community, the diplomatic corps and various veteran organizations.

This concert event kicks-off TCCW’s 2018-19 season and follows on the heels of the choir’s recent, critically acclaimed, ten-day, four-concert tour of the United Kingdom.

For more information or to purchase tickets go to: A FAREWELL TO ARMS: A World War I Centennial Concert

NOTE TO MEDIA: for additional concert information, or to arrange an interview with artistic director Robert Shafer, conductor Gretchen Kuhrmann or historianAndrew Woods, please contact Michael Darling at (302) 644-7116 or (202) 997-8263 or email at .

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CONTACT: The City Choir of Washington

Michael Darling

302-644-7116

202-997-8263

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SENIORS WOMEN ENTERTAINMENT MUSIC DEFENSE OTHER DEFENSE EVENTS/CONCERTS CONSUMER MEN

SOURCE: The City Choir of Washington

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