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  • Burt Bacharach & Hal David: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize For Popular Song In Performance At The White House

In Performance at The White House | Memphis Soul | PBS

Duration: 56:46 (Full Program)
Program: Burt Bacharach & Hal David: The Library of Congress Gershwin Prize For Popular Song In Performance At The White House #1901
Broadcast Date: Apr. 16, 2013

"In Performance at the White House: Memphis Soul" will honor the memorable soul sounds from the mid- to late-1960s that came from Memphis, Tennessee The evening pays homage to Memphis, a segregated city in the 1960s where many whites and blacks nonetheless came together to make soulful music, a mix of gospel and potent rhythmic grooves - known today as "Memphis Soul."

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Post Date: April 17, 2013