Debbie Blank | The Herald-Tribune
Rural Alliance for the Arts executive director Sarah Heppner spoke about the group's Arts in Education Program. She recalled when composer and ethnomusicologist Dr. Tyron Cooper, a three-time Emmy Award winner who is currently an Indiana University assistant professor, arrived to teach Batesville Middle School and Batesville High School students, he asked his wife, "'We're not in New York, right? We're not in LA, right? I cannot believe the progams that happen" here.