IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE: A Celebration of Music From the Civil Rights Movement on WXXI-TV

IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE: A Celebration of Music From the Civil Rights Movement on WXXI-TV

Mon, 01/16/2012 - 10:00pm

Pictured: Freedom Singers

Credit: Courtesy of Official White House Photo by Samantha Appleton

Join President and Mrs. Obama for a concert in the White House East Room in honor of Black History Month.

IN PERFORMANCE AT THE WHITE HOUSE: A Celebration of Music From the Civil Rights Movement airs Monday, January 16 at 10 p.m. on WXXI-TV (DT21.1/cable 11/cable 1011). Artists include Yolanda Adams, Joan Baez, Natalie Cole, Bob Dylan, Jennifer Hudson, John Mellencamp, Smokey Robinson, the Blind Boys of Alabama, the Howard University Choir and The Freedom Singers, featuring Dr. Bernice Johnson Reagon, Rutha Harris, Charles Neblett and Toshi Reagon. Morgan Freeman is a guest speaker. 

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