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Fresno State students will play restored instruments from the Holocaust in weekend concert

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Dr. Thomas Loewenheim

Tomorrow evening, 10 restored violins and one cello that survived the Holocaust will be played by the Fresno State Symphony Orchestra for a special concert, “Violins of Hope.” Valley Edition Host Kathleen Schock spoke with the conductor, Thomas Loewenheim. He’s a Fresno State professor of cello and director of the Symphony Orchestra and Strings.