On A Positive Note: Soothing SoundsA long-time Tahoe resident plays violin during a traffic standstill while evacuating from the Caldor fire, dad jokes play a small part in bringing together a community and the dogs take a dip in Croatia.
Don't Miss Grammy Award-Winning Violinist Madds Tolling At Yoshi'sGrammy Award-winning violinist Madds Tolling stopped by the studio to talk with Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about his upcoming gig at Yoshi's. As a special treat, Madds performed live.
Coronavirus Outbreak In Italy Nixes U.S. Tour Plan For Bay Area Rock ViolinistWhile the coronavirus outbreak in Italy seems like it's a long way from the Bay Area, a local artist says related travel restrictions are wiping out her income and a great opportunity.
S.F. Police Say Boy's Violin Taken From Muni Bus Has Been RecoveredPolice said Thursday evening that a missing violin taken from a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus last month has been recovered.
Don't Miss Grammy Award-Winning Jazz Violinist Mads Tolling At Yoshi'sGrammy Award-winning jazz violinist Mads Tolling stopped by the studio to give Bay Area Focus a sneak preview of his show.
106-Year-Old Violin Returned To Owner After Smash & Grab Robbery In San FranciscoA 106-year-old violin was returned to its owner Tuesday after it was stolen from a car in San Francisco.
Action Against Loud San Jose Sidewalk Violinist Causes Stir, BacklashA 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.
4-Year-Old Violin Prodigy Wows Audiences In CarmelAt 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.
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Suspected SF Thief Turns In Pricey Violin; Is ArrestedA 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.