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A New Way to Enjoy the Annual ‘Capitol Fourth’ Concert

Published on June 29, 2018 By MiChelle Jones

  For the 38th year, PBS and NPT will air A Capitol Fourth, the annual Independence Day concert held on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol, live on July 4th. This year’s broadcast is 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 4, with an encore presentation immediately afterward at 8:30 p.m. New for 2018 is a […]

Programming to Honor Veterans this May on NPT

Published on May 11, 2016 By MiChelle Jones

NPT will present several programs this month that honor the men and women who serve in our country’s armed forces. That programming includes PBS’ 27th annual broadcast of the National Memorial Day Concert live from our national’s capital. We kick off this month of observance on Sunday, May 15, with a special free screening of […]

So Many Ways to Get Under Your Skin

Published on March 6, 2009 By Joe Pagetta

Sunday night, March 8, at 7:00 p.m. Central on NPT, famed trumpeter Chris Botti is joined by a wealth of guests, and the Boston Pops, in Chris Botti: Live in Boston. One of the guests is American Idol alum Katherine McPhee, who duets with Botti on the Cole Porter classic “I’ve Got You Under My […]


Published on October 16, 2007 By Joe Pagetta

The eyes of the nation will soon be on Nashville, its stunning Symphony Center, its world-class school of music and one of its favorite daughters. In case you missed the announcement last week, Belmont University graduate (’99) and American Idol finalist Melinda Doolittle will host the 2007 Christmas at Belmont concert, a production of Nashville […]