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Go: Organic Orchestra embodies music for the mind, body, spirit

The Go: Organic Orchestra finds itself comprised of an eclectic group of individuals including students, members of the community, and professional musicians. Here, they are rehearsing at the Krannert Center for Performing Arts on Wednesday, January 28, 2015.

By Robin Dean

January 29, 2015

The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts will host a night full of music that reveals an assortment of colors, textures, images and storytelling. The concert will be led by composer and percussionist Adam Rudolph who is the current George A. Miller Visiting Artist. The Go: Organic Orchestra will embody...

Winter Tales to bring Native American narratives to life

The Gallery of American Indian Culture at the Spurlock Museum.

By Stephanie Kim

February 20, 2014

When Native American storyteller Tchin asks his audience what happened to Native Americans, he often gets this response: living on reservations or not living at all.  In other words, “dead.” “The main thing is to let people know we’re still here,” said Tchin, award-winning Blackfeet and N...