VC LIVE | Sphinx Organization & Young Concert Artists Present: Illuminate Series

This series discusses three essential conversations on the subject of music education, artist activism, and the LGBTQIA+ with saxophonist Steven Banks, violinist Randall Goosby, and flutist Anthony Trionfo.


We’re coming to you from Detroit for The Illuminate Series presented by Young Concert Artists and the Sphinx Organization.


This episode features violinist & Mezzo-soprano Tona Brown, percussionist Jaime Esposito, composer & bassoonist Clifton Joey Guidry III, percussionist Stephen Hall, and founder of Verismo Communications Beth Stewart expand upon the intersectionality between identity, race & sexuality within the LGBTQIA+ community.


This discussion focuses on artist activism featuring tenor Lawrence Brownlee, pianist Lara Downes, cellist Sterling Elliott, violinist and Grammy-award winner Hilary Hahn, and conductor Eugene Rogers.