Thursday, February 21, 2008

Detroit Public Television to Broadcast 2008 Sphinx Competition Finals Concert

[Clayton Penrose-Whitmore, first-place Laureate of the 2008 Sphinx Competition junior division, performs with the Sphinx Symphony Orchestra at Orchestra Hall in Detroit.]

Young Black and Latino string players participated in the 11th Annual Sphinx Competition last month. Aaron P. Dworkin is the African American violinist who founded the Sphinx Organization and is its President. Its main website is, and the interactive site for children is

If you weren't among the 2000 people in the audience for the 2008 Sphinx Competition Finals Concert on January 27, you have another opportunity to see and hear this remarkable concert. Detroit Public Television, WTVS-56, will broadcast the concert in high definition on Monday, February 25 at 10:00 PM.

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