34th Kennedy Center Honors

The 2011 Kennedy Center Honors recipients are shown in the upper balcony during the Kennedy Center Honors gala. From bottom left, saxophonist and composer Sonny Rollins, singer Barbara Cook, singer and songwriter Neil Diamond, actress Meryl Streep and cellist Yo-Yo Ma listen to the national anthem with First Lady Michelle Obama and President Barack Obama.
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