sphinx organization http://michiganradio.org en Sphinx founder Aaron Dworkin to serve on National Council of the Arts http://michiganradio.org/post/sphinx-founder-aaron-dworkin-serve-national-council-arts <p>Aaron Dworkin, founder of&nbsp; the Detroit-based <a href="http://www.sphinxmusic.org/">Sphinx Organization</a>, was confirmed by the U.S. Senate to serve on the National Council on the Arts. Dworkin is President Obama&#39;s first appointment to the Council.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.nea.gov/about/NCA/About_NCA.html">National Council on the Arts</a> advises the Chairman of the National Endowment for the Arts, currently Rocco Landsman, about policies and programs.</p><p>Dworkin founded the Sphinx Organization in 1996 with the goal of &quot;building diversity in classical music.&quot;</p> Wed, 10 Aug 2011 21:45:35 +0000 Jennifer Guerra 3694 at http://michiganradio.org Sphinx founder Aaron Dworkin to serve on National Council of the Arts