Five Ways to Celebrate National Arts & Humanities Month

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Why This Matters: National Arts & Humanities Month is a collective recognition of the importance of culture in America. Compiled by Bernie Petit Communications Manager Break out your party pants. This is the perfect month to celebrate arts and culture in Charlotte-Mecklenburg. October is National Arts & Humanities Month, a coast-to-coast collective recognition of the …

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A new take on classical music relevance

Categories: ASC, Blog, Cultural Partners

By Bernie Petit Communications Manager When the Sphinx Virtuosi performs, its sound rivals many fully professional orchestras. It just doesn’t fit the stereotypical image some folks have of traditional classical music ensembles. Consisting of top alumni of the national Sphinx Competition for young black and Latino string players, Sphinx Virtuosi is a conductor-less professional chamber …

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Sphinx Virtuosi Helping Celebrate ASC Honors

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This year, ASC celebrates the second class of ASC Honor recipients. Helping celebrate this group of exceptionally creative individuals is the renowned Sphinx Virtuosi. ASC partnered with the Charlotte Symphony to bring Sphinx, a Detroit based ensemble comprised of alumni from the Sphinx Competition for young African American and Latino string players, for an evening recognizing eight …

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