13 February 2008


"I fell down a flight of steps and on to the case. When I opened it the violin was in pieces. I was just sitting there on the floor," he recalled. "I couldn’t speak and I couldn’t get up. I didn’t even know if I was hurt - I didn’t care."

No big deal if it wasn't a 1710 Stradivarius.


Val said...

oh god...that would be truly horrible.
and ya know, he will prolly NEVER get over that.
in 50 yrs, he will still think about that and think "F***, why did that happen?!"

i8dbbq said...

He was on BBC Breakfast with his borrowed fiddle and man alive can he get get it!