Harry Connick Jr. Live from the White House
At 3:00 PM EST today the First Lady will give a group of Washington, DC music students a special preview of the 2010 Governors’ Ball performance. Grammy Award Winning artist, Harry Connick Jr. will spend some time talking to students and will close out the event with a song, joined by a few residents from the New Orleans Musicians’ Village. The Musician’s Village was conceived by New Orleans native Harry Connick, Jr. in the wake of Hurricane Katrina to rebuild homes for many of New Orleans cherished but displaced artists, those who have defined the city’s culture and created the sounds that have shaped the musical vernacular of the world.
Watch the live events today on WhiteHouse.gov/live
- 3:00 PM EST: Governors’ Ball Preview with Harry Connick Jr.
- 7:10 PM EST: President Obama Speaks at the White House’s annual Governors’ Ball