In Performance at The White House

Why the Arts Matter

Preview: Season 2016 Episode 1 | 2m 36s

Esperanza Spalding, Brian Stokes Mitchell, Keb' Mo', MC Lyte, and Trombone Shorty talk about why the arts matter in this behind-the-scenes interviews for "A Celebration of American Creativity: In Performance at the White House."

Aired: 01/08/16

Rating: NR

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Corporate funding for the program is provided by American Airlines, Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI), Norfolk Southern and Comcast NBCUniversal. Foundation support is provided by The Annenberg Foundation. Major funding is also provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS and public television viewers.