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Stolen Violins/Fiddles, San Diego, CA

Stolen Violins San Diego Police Dept. crime report #17007643 Two violins in a double case, with three bows and accessories, were taken on June 5, 2017, in San Diego, California, in the 3700 block of Mount Acadia Drive (Clairemont area). … Continue reading

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8th of January: Battle of New Orleans Memorialized in Music

Question: In what year did the Battle of New Orleans, the last major battle of the War of 1812, take place? Hint: The song of the same name begins with: In 1814 we took a little trip . . . Answer: In … Continue reading

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Spellbound Waltz played on grandad’s fiddle

On recent visit to Camano Island (Washington) to visit cousin Joe Parks, his wife, Suzi, recorded me playing Spellbound Waltz on my grandfather’s fiddle. (A fiddle that she, as a wonderful surprise, presented to me because she, sadly, can no … Continue reading

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