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Union re-enactor plays fiddle during during down time in the Union camp, July 5, 2013 at the 150th Gettysburg celebration and re-enactments in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. The Battle of Gettysburg is underway for the second time in a week and tourists turned out in droves even though the outcome of the Civil War's pivotal encounter has been known for 150 years. (Karen Bleier/AFP/Getty Images)

Action Against Loud San Jose Sidewalk Violinist Causes Stir, Backlash

A nasty spat over violin music outside a San Jose business has led to a couple of citations and a lot of hard feelings in the Willow Glen neighborhood.

03/25/2014

Nicholas Brady performs at the Church of the Wayfarer in Carmel. (Bella Quattro Strings, LLC)

4-Year-Old Violin Prodigy Wows Audiences In Carmel

At four years old, many kids are still learning nursery rhymes. But, not Nicholas Brady. He is a violin prodigy performing classical music in front of large audiences on the California coast.

07/09/2013

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REWIND: You Gotta Have A Fiddle In The Band

Among the big GRAMMY nominees this year there’s one stand out: the fiddle. Or the violin if you’re not feeling all that country. From Album of the Year nominees Mumford & Sons, fun. and Jack […]

01/22/2013

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Suspected SF Thief Turns In Pricey Violin; Is Arrested

A man suspected of stealing an expensive violin from the San Francisco Conservatory of Music was arrested Thursday night after dropping the instrument off at a church, a police spokesman said Friday.

CBS San Francisco–05/06/2011

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