Claudette King, the daughter of the late great BB King, will be visiting with 6-8th grade students on Monday, May 13, 2019. Miss King, a National Recording Academy Member, will visit with students to share her experience of growing up in the music industry.
She first came to Rochester in 2016 and she has stayed connected to the School 19 community by being a positive influence and giving back to the community. Miss King will be feeding students lunch and having an open conversation with them.
Miss King is currently on tour with a band that is scheduled to play the Lilac Festival on Monday evening. She will be joined Monday at School 19 with Michael Lee, a former contestant on the television show
"The Voice". Mr. Lee is also touring with Miss King. As part of their tour, the two are going to homeless shelters and feeding the needy.