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Then Tamoszius Kuszleika, after replenishing himself with a pot of beer, returns to his platform, and, standing up, reviews the scene; he taps authoritatively upon the side of his violin, then tucks it carefully under his chin, then waves his bow in an elaborate flourish, and finally smites the sounding strings and closes his eyes, and floats away in spirit upon the wings of a dreamy waltz.
Professor Valerius was dead, but his widow remained in France with Daddy Daae and his daughter, who continued to play the violin and sing, wrapping in their dream of harmony their kind patroness, who seemed henceforth to live on music alone.
If Christine's Angel had existed, he could not have played better, that night, on the late musician's violin.
Music is my passion; and the violin is my favorite instrument.
The discord of the roaring "people" (still echoing in his ears) had sharpened his customary sensibility to the poetry of sound, as composed by Mozart, and as interpreted by piano and violin.
As the days went by the sounds of the violin be- came less and less loud, till at last only a feeble scratching would meet Mr.
Impatient at not being recognised, Fairer-than-a-Fairy now drew out her third present, and on opening the crystal scent-bottle a little syren flew out, who silenced the violins and then sang close to the Prince's ear the story of all his lady love had suffered in her search for him.
The violins began to sound with all their might, but nobody listened to them.
The Epicureans did not perceive that the head of the school had left them; the violins continued playing all night long.
Every one was a little affected - the soft throbbing of the violins upon the balcony was almost a relief.
The rate at which the piano, cornet and violins were going, seemed to impart wildness to the half-drunken crowd.
Two or three violins and a wind instrument from the Opera band reside within its precincts.