15th Annual Sphinx Competition Concert
Detroit Public TV captured the 15th Annual Sphinx Competition Concert, at Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor on Feb. 12, 2012. The Sphinx Competition showcases young black and Hispanic classical string players.
The outstanding Sphinx Orchestra is composed of amateur and professional musicians from all over the United States, many of whom were launched into their careers by becoming a part of the Sphinx experience. They are under the direction of Maestro Michael Morgan accomplished musician who has been a guest Conductor with most of Americaís major orchestras as well as the New York City Opera, St. Louis Opera Theater and Washington National Opera.
This program was produced with DPTVís high-definition production truck and we're proud to make it widely available here at dptv.org, on Channel 56, and on WRCJ 90.9 FM. Production is made possible by grants from Fifth Third Bank and the DTE Energy Foundation.
and Audience Choice Award