Backstage with Esperanza Spalding at the White House

Backstage with Esperanza Spalding at the White House

The President and First Lady host an all-star music tribute celebrating the 50th anniversary of the National Foundation on the Arts and the Humanities Act that was signed into law by President Johnson in 1965. Before taking the stage with the likes of Queen Latifah, MC Lyte, Smokey Robinson, Trombone Shorty, James Taylor and more, Esperanza Spalding gave a special backstage interview and preview of her performance. Check out the full “In Performance at the White House: A Celebration of American Creativity” on PBS.