On Air Now
Classic FM Drive with John Brunning 5pm - 7pm
This image appears in the gallery:
Diva moments in classical music
Rock stars often smash up their instruments in a fit of musical rage, but the classical music world is usually slightly more sedate. Rock crossover violinist David Garrett smashed up his violin, valued at £1million, but this wasn’t to make a musical statement – he fell backwards down a flight of stairs.