From Heifetz to Perlman with some lesser known violinists in between, David Mellor believes these are the five players from the gramophone era that no one can beat. What do you think?
This video shows an old man in his hospital bed taking solace from a short bluegrass violin duet.
After a shaky start, the old man soon starts tapping his foot and harmonising with his young musical partner:
The video was posted by Bryant Chen, though it’s hard to say if he had any direct involvement with it.
Wherever it came from, it’s clear that the power of music is something can affect absolutely anyone, no matter what stage of life you’re at.