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The Power of Music: A Drug Deterrent

A music student and viola player were employed by a town council in Lombardy to stop the rampant abuse and distribution of illegal drugs. A small town in Lombardy Italy called Ceriano Laghetto with a…




Octobass the Giant Viola

In 1850 a world-renowned and multi-awarded French violin maker, Jean-Baptiste Vuillaume, invented an enormously oversized viola. This absurdly sizeable low tone instrument is called the Octobasse. Unlike the usual string instruments, the Octobass has three…