Saturday, September 26, 2009

Supporting the Arts


First Lady Michelle Obama hosted a concert on Friday at the Pittsburgh Creative & Performing Arts School for its students and the spouses of international leaders deliberating at the G-20 economic summit which included performances by guests Sara Bareilles, Yo-Yo Ma and Trisha Yearwood. Click link below for excerpts from her 11 minute speech to the First Wives, courtesy of LA Times.

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/culturemonster/2009/09/michelle-obama-tells-international-audience-in-pittsburgh-why-arts-matter-to-her.html