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Music of Civil Rights

Video interview with Bob Santelli, founding executive director of the GRAMMY Museum, about the Obama White House presentation of "Music of the Civil Rights Movement." 

White House Program

Program - From the Obama White House Music Series "A Celebration of Music from the Civil Rights Movement," February 2010.

Courtesy of Bob Santelli.

In celebration of the Music of the Civil Rights Movement, President and Mrs. Obama presented a musical event on February 10, 2010 as part of their White House Music Series. Bob Santelli was one of the producers of the event, and in a special interview for this exhibit, he shares his memories about the program.