aaron dworkin: changing the face of classical music
VIDEO BY ELI BROWN THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9th, 2012
Violinist Aaron Dworkin grew up in a world where he was one of very few classical musicians of color. In response, he founded The Sphinx Organization 15 years ago to help overcome the cultural stereotype of classical music and to encourage the participation of Blacks and Latinos in the field. Thanks to efforts like his, orchestra halls across the country and even the world have begun to diversify
photo project captures images, stories of combat veterans
MARY KATHERINE QUASARANO THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9th, 2012
Great photographic artists choreograph the dance between the light and shadow of subject and environment. Rob Miller of Canton, Michigan is a globally recognized expert in both and his photographic art has been reawakened with the discovery of his father's WWII POW diary.