Orchestrating HitsClassically trained cellist Larry Gold has spent a lifetime orchestrating pop classics. Today he's helping bring out the soul in R&B and Hip-hop. Goldberg Variations; Timeless VirtuosityBach's centuries old, devilishly difficult, Goldberg Variations, continue to fascinate audiences and challenge pianists.The Illustrious Kevin Cornell Kevin Cornell's illustrations have a remarkable capacity to evoke childlike emotion, even in adults. Perceptual Shift Whether created for commercial,... [see more] political, or personal ends, sculptor Michael Murphy's installations are perceptual puzzles.
ARTICULATE WITH JIM COTTER is an arts magazine series, hosted by award-winning journalist Jim Cotter, that explores the variety, quality and heritage of creativity, while also showing how art speaks to us in our everyday lives. The fresh and unique stories featured in the 12-part series include: the history of tap dancing as a cross-cultural art form; the work of multimedia artist Sam Durant; the role of improvisation in dance with choreographer Matthew Neenan; and the on-stage work and off-stage educational efforts of French pianist Claire-Marie Le Guay.