FRANK SINATRA: CONCERT FOR THE AMERICAS
AUGUST 8 AT 7 PM
EIGHT, ARIZONA PBS
The release of this spectacular 1982 concert proves that even at age 66, Francis Albert Sinatra was still the undisputed “Chairman of the Board.” Recorded at the Altos De Chavón Amphitheater in La Romana, Dominican Republic, this epic performance features songs such as “I've Got the World on a String,” “The Best Is Yet to Come,” “I've Got You Under My Skin,” and Sinatra's legendary “Theme from New York, New York.” Frank Sinatra: Concert for the Americas airs Monday, August 8, 2011 at 7 p.m. on Eight.
A presentation of WLIW21 in association with WNET.
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Eight, Arizona PBS specializes in the education of children, in-depth news and public affairs, lifelong learning, and the celebration of arts and culture -- utilizing the power of noncommercial television, the Internet, educational outreach services, and community-based initiatives. The PBS station began broadcasting from the campus of Arizona State University on January 30, 1961. Now more than 80 percent of Arizonans receive the signal through a network of translators, cable and satellite systems. With more than 1 million viewers each week, Eight consistently ranks among the most-viewed public television stations per capita in the country. Arizonans provide more than 60 percent of the station's annual budget.
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