December 4, 1982 – American president Ronald Reagan has invited a few top jazz players to the White House – that is Diane Schuur, Stan Getz, Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitouš, Roy Haynes, Dizzy Gillespie, Jon Faddis next to classical violonist Itzhak Perlman – for a private concert More Info
June 20, 1994 – Aretha Franklin is with Lou Rawls plus Les McCann at the White House in Washington, DC to tape a special TV program for Public Television.
June 18, 1993 – Dorothy Donegan, Michel Camilo, Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Bobby McFerrin, Wynton Marsalis, Joe Williams and even Bill Clinton will perform at the celebration of the 40th anniversary of the Newport Jazz Festival held at the White House in Washington DC
May 9, 2012 – you do not want to miss on PBS, Sheryl Crow, Diana Krall, Arturo Sandoval, Stevie Wonder and many others paying tribute to Burt Bacharach & Hal David in the East Room at the White House in Washington, DC
April 30, 2016 – Aretha Franklin, Herbie Hancock, Chucho Valdés, Paquito de Rivera, Jamie Cullum, Chick Corea, Al Jarreau and many more are gathered at The White House in Washington DC for the 5th “International Jazz Day”
April 17, 1973 – Frank Sinatra will sing with “The President’s Own” U.S. Marine Band at the Presidential Gala to the Honour of Giulio Andreotti, Prime Minister Of Italy at the White House in Washington, DC
February 26, 2009 – Stevie Wonder receives the Gershwin Prize at the White House. India Arie, Mary Mary, Tony Bennett, Esperanza Spalding, Martina McBride, Diana Krall and Paul Simon will sing for the occasion.