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Film, Video Conversation with Sphinx Virtuosi

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  • Conversation with Sphinx Virtuosi


  • A conversation with members of Sphinx Virtuosi, including Xavier Foley, Allison Lovera, Caleb Vaughn-Jones, Clayton Penrose-Whitmore and Christopher Johnson. Program: introduction (00:12); Performance of "Irish Fantasy" by Xavier Foley (2:18); Xavier Foley speaks about composition "For Justice and Peace" (6:50); Allison Lovera speaks about El Sistema in Venezuela (12:43); Caleb Vaughn-Jones speaks about classical music in South Africa (20:52); Clayton Penrose-Whitmore speaks about the Sphinx Junior organization (27:10); Christopher Johnson speaks about experiences performing different styles of music (30:12); questions from audience (33:40).

Event Date

  • February 28, 2020

Running Time

  • 49 minutes 34 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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