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Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Open Rehearsal Schedule And Live Feeds For PBS' A Capitol Fourth Hosted By Tom Bergeron!

Open Rehearsal Schedule And Live Feeds For PBS' A Capitol Fourth Hosted By Tom Bergeron!

Live from U.S. Capitol with Smokey Robinson, Kenny Loggins, Gavin DeGraw, Cassadee Pope, Amber Riley, Jackie Evancho, Scott Hamilton with Team USA, Sutton Foster and the Broadway cast of ON YOUR FEET! with Special Performance of National Anthem by THE VOICE Season 10 Winner Alisan Porter

WHAT:Open dress rehearsals for accredited media of A Capitol Fourth Concert.

Note: The concert will be broadcast live on PBS from the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol on Monday, July 4, 2016 from 8:00 to 9:30 p.m. ET (check local listings).

WHEN: SUN, July 3: TALENT REHEARSAL SCHEDULE (subject to change):
9:00A - 9:30A: Jackie Evancho
9:30A - 10:30A: Sutton Foster
10:45A - 11:30A: Tom Bergeron
11:30A - 12:15P: Kenny Loggins
2:00P - 2:30P: Amber Riley
2:30P - 3:15P: Cassadee Pope/Scott Hamilton/Team USA
3:15P - 4:00P: Gavin DeGraw
4:00P - 5:00P: Smokey Robinson
5:00P - 6:00P: Alisan Porter
6:30P - 7:00P: Team USA
8:00P - 10:30P: FULL CONCERT DRESS REHEARSAL (see below for live feed info)



ADMISSION: Admission is based on current, valid press credentials; call for information about on-site parking for media trucks.

LIVE FEED: Pool members - CNN, CBS, NBC, FOX and ABC - are invited to use the live program feed available at Verizon's AVOC pool switch Source Port #5 by calling the FOX assignment desk at (202) 824-6369. The feed will be available in HD 1080i on Sunday, July 3, 2016 20:00 - 22:30 EDT (full dress rehearsal) and Monday, July 4, 2016 20:00 - 21:30 EDT (live broadcast). All media are welcome to receive the live broadcast of the concert on PBS's Digital Clear Feed which can be found on AMC 1, C-Band Transponder 20 located at 103 degrees West Longitude. This service is an unencrypted digital clear feed with both a HD 1080i PID and a Standard Def. PID. (The digital IRD setup parameters follow on page two of this advisory.)

CREDIT: The maximum footage allowed for use is 3 minutes and the video credit which must be chyroned while footage is broadcast is A Capitol Fourth/PBS.

CONTACT: Technical contact for all other information and for assistance on site is:
Tad Scripter/Capital Concerts, Inc.
Cell phone: (818) 903-5711

The PBS digital clear feed can be received by readily-available digital consumer receivers. The feed is on Transponder 20 of the AMC-1 satellite located at 103 degrees West Longitude.

Technical parameters of the feed are:

AMC-1, 103 degrees West Longitude
C-Band Transponder 20 (Vertical polarization)
DVB-S QPSK modulation
Carrier Center Frequency: 4091 Mhz (1059 Mhz L-Band)
Symbol rate: 14.028731 Msps
FEC rate: ¾
Data rate = 19,392,658

The feed is MCPC with two services:

1. High Definition Service: MPEG Service # 3

Video PID: 49 (decimal) / 31 (hex) MPEG-2
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Audio1 PID: 52 (decimal) / 34 (hex) MPEG
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Audio2 PID: 53 (decimal) / 35 (hex) MPEG
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Audio3 PID: 54 (decimal) / 36 (hex) MPEG
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Audio4 PID: 55 (decimal) / 37 (hex) Dolby AC-3 2.0/5.1
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Closed Captions: 608 & 708
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2. Standard Definition Service: MPEG Service # 11

Video PID: 177 (decimal) / B1 (hex) MPEG-2
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Audio1 PID: 180 (decimal) / B4 (hex) MPEG
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Audio2 PID: 181 (decimal) / B5 (hex) MPEG
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Audio3 PID: 182 (decimal) / B6 (hex) MPEG
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Closed Captions: 608 & 708
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For additional assistance call:877.727.4144, or send email to:

Saquanda Lewis: cell (562) 234-2098
Kristina Hallman: cell (202) 361-7090 (On-site contact)
Carol Marshall: cell (213) 598-5888 (On-site contact)

Press Web Site:
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