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Composer works with choral students at Rose Hill

Charles Anthony Silvestri, composer of "Each Morning She Walks," works with students at Rose Hill High School, who will be one of 20 choirs singing the world premiere of the song before it's officially published. Eric Whitacre, a Grammy-winning composer and friend of Silvestri's, wrote the lyrics. (Matt Riedl/The Wichita Eagle)

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North End arts fair celebrates diversity

The North End Urban Arts Festival on Saturday features a full lineup of food, art, and music intended to celebrate cultural diversity. As part of the festival, a mixtape promoting voting and civic responsibility, featuring Wichita hip-hop collective Lewelheds, will be released Friday and Saturday at the festival and on Facebook.

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Seeing Wichita through acrylic and oil

With a recent surge in civic pride, demand for Wichita-themed art appears to be on the rise. Three painters – Richard Davies, Bill Goffrier and Hugh Greer – are known for painting Wichita scenes. People, they say, like buying paintings of familiar sights or of places associated with a memory.

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Composer works with choral students at Rose Hill

Charles Anthony Silvestri, composer of "Each Morning She Walks," works with students at Rose Hill High School, who will be one of 20 choirs singing the world premiere of the song before it's officially published. Eric Whitacre, a Grammy-winning composer and friend of Silvestri's, wrote the lyrics. (Matt Riedl/The Wichita Eagle)
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Composer works with choral students at Rose Hill 1:27

Composer works with choral students at Rose Hill

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Kansas City mayor lays out vision for signature KC arts festival

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Trinity Academy student paints winning painting

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Iconic sculpture returns atop Bartle Hall

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