As a sign language artist since 1981, Barry Nickelsberg incorporates dance, mime, gesture and facial expression to convey the rhythm and emotion of the music.  He is the subject of the 1988 award-winning documentary, When Sound is Silent, produced by Ray and Judy Schmitt as well as their 1992 follow-up, Sounds Like.  Nickelsberg's work has been featured in The Associated Press, The Washington Post, Mid-Atlantic Country, Canadian Television, ABC News and National Public Radio.

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