National Memorial Day Concert

Sunday, May 28, 2017, 8/7c

On the eve of Memorial Day, a star-studded lineup will grace the stage for one of PBS’ highest-rated programs. For over 25 years, this multiple-award-winning television event has honored the military service and sacrifice of all our men and women in uniform, their families at home, and those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our country.

Funding is provided by Lockheed Martin Corporation, the National Park Service, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, the Department of the Army, General Dynamics and American Airlines.

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Clips 46

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Music Therapy

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Music Therapy

Music Therapist Rebecca Vaudreuil describes how music therapy works.

1:52

S2017 Ep1: Music Therapy

1:52

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Preserving their Stories

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Preserving their Stories

Tom Gibbs explores the importance of capturing the oral history of WWII.

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S2017 Ep1: Preserving their Stories

0:51

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Remembering Jerry Colbert

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Remembering Jerry Colbert

We remember Jerry Colbert, National Memorial Day Concert Founder and Executive Producer.

3:07

S2017 Ep1: Remembering Jerry Colbert

3:07

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Flight Training for the Doolittle Raid

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Flight Training for the Doolittle Raid

Colonel Richard Cole, the last Doolittle Raider, recounts training for the Doolittle Raid.

1:15

S2017 Ep1: Flight Training for the Doolittle Raid

1:15

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Jacke Walton: Remembering My Dad

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Jacke Walton: Remembering My Dad

Jacke Walton remembers the last time she saw her father before he was lost in Vietnam.

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S2017 Ep1: Jacke Walton: Remembering My Dad

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Miguel Avila: Reflections of a Military Child

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Miguel Avila: Reflections of a Military Child

Miguel Avila explains why his father, CPT Luis Avila, inspires him daily.

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S2017 Ep1: Miguel Avila: Reflections of a Military Child

1:23

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Remembering SFC Lewis C Walton

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Remembering SFC Lewis C Walton

Jacke Walton recounts the tragic cost of war and honors her father’s sacrifice in Vietnam.

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S2017 Ep1: Remembering SFC Lewis C Walton

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: Wounds of War

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: Wounds of War

Wounded by an IED explosion, CPT Luis Avila rehabilitates with the help of Music Therapy.

3:40

S2017 Ep1: Wounds of War

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Previews 4

Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: 2017 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highl

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: 2017 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highl

Watch a preview of the 2017 National Memorial Day Concert.

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S2017 Ep1: 2017 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highl

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2017 Ep1: 2017 National Memorial Day Concert Preview

National Memorial Day Concert

S2017 Ep1: 2017 National Memorial Day Concert Preview

Watch the 2017 National Memorial Day Concert on Sunday, May 28 at 8/7c on PBS.

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S2017 Ep1: 2017 National Memorial Day Concert Preview

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2015: 2015 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlight

National Memorial Day Concert

S2015: 2015 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlight

Learn about the stories featured on the 2015 National Memorial Day Concert.

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S2015: 2015 National Memorial Day Concert Featured Highlight

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Video thumbnail: National Memorial Day Concert S2015: The End of WWII: Stories of Courage

National Memorial Day Concert

S2015: The End of WWII: Stories of Courage

Join WWII veterans as they reflect on their service and their fallen brothers.

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S2015: The End of WWII: Stories of Courage

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