Performance Today

with host Fred Child

: Aspen and arachnids

Unknown spider raider of gin/flickr

The natural world has always been a source of inspiration for musicians -- but there's another side to it as well. On Wednesday's Performance Today, we'll speak with student violist Cynthia Phillippi on how she copes with the more creepy crawly side of nature at the Aspen Music Festival and School.

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