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Britten's viola

Listen to Britten played on Britten’s VERY OWN viola

'Up' by a string quartet

The ‘Up’ theme tune, but it’s played by a string quartet

Viola player uses instrument to disrupt criminal activity

Music student plays the viola to stop drug dealers


The very best pieces for viola

Cello hair problems

16 string player confessions that will make you say ‘same’

Viola player Marie-Jeanne

‘It’s embarrassing and unfair,’ says violist made to carry instrument on her lap during a Ryanair flight