• Limetorrents Browse
  • Now Playing:

    Meryl Streep, James Taylor among U.S. cultural medalists

    Meryl Streep, James Taylor among U.S. cultural medalists

    President Obama honored 20 artists, scholars and writers — from James Taylor to Quincy Jones, from Philip Roth to Joyce Carol Oates— in a salute to the arts and humanities that embraced both celebrity and quiet achievement.

    "One of the great joys of being president is getting a chance to pay tribute to the artists and authors, poets and performers who have touched our hearts and opened our minds," Obama said, adding with a knowing look, "or in the case of Quincy Jones and James Taylor, set the mood."

    Read the full article @ USA Today.

    #1 Dean 2011-03-04 05:20
    Great news! I love the very cool shout out to Sonny Rollins in the full article.

    Sorry, you need to register and log in to post a comment.

    New York Festivals Awards

    The Jazz Messenger

    Sign up to receive our weekly e-newsletter, The Jazz Messenger.

    JazzFM91 HD

    Jazz Calendar Login

    Forgot your password? Forgot your username?