In the News 2017-08-07T19:14:49+00:00

In the News

Sphinx leaders to receive Kennedy Center awards

Crain’s Detroit Business 

Sphinx Organization Founder Aaron Dworkin and President & Artistic Director Afa Dworkin are set to receive the Kennedy Center Award for the Human Spirit for their work to increase diversity in the arts in Detroit and across the U.S. over the past 20 years.

Newsweek Magazine

The Giving Back Awards – 15 People Who Make America Great

People Magazine

Violins? Voila! (PDF file)

New York Times

Minority Students in a Celebration of the Classics

New York Times

Rite of Strings, for Black and Latino Youth

Diverse Magazine

Cover Story – Bringing Diversity to the World of Classical Music

Jet Magazine

Three Blacks Awarded Genius Grant (PDF file)

Listen Magazine

Top 15 Classical Music Ambassadors

Chamber Music Magazine

Cover Story – Musicians as Educators – an interview with Aaron Dworkin (PDF)

Strings Magazine

The Sphinx Stands Alone

Chautaqua Institution

Music: Heart, Soul and Dollar

Video podcast of Aaron Dworkin speaking at the 2007 Chautauqua Institution Summer Program.

Inside Arts

Q & A – Leading the PAC (PDF file)

Michigan Today

Musical Genius (PDF file)