After the RMS Titanic struck an iceberg and began to sink into the freezing North Atlantic on April 15, 1912, doomed …
The violin belonging to the leader of the band on board the Titanic sold at auction Saturday for close to two-million …
LONDON — A violin believed to have been played on the Titanic before the doomed vessel sank was auctioned for more than 1 million pounds ($1.6 million) Saturday, a fantastic figure which one collector said may never be beaten. The sea …
Video: 'Titanic' violinist from Nyack to auction violin Paul Peabody, a violinist with the New York City Ballet, played the violin solo in "My Heart Will Go On" from the movie sountrack. He will auction off a violin autographed by fellow artists.
LONDON — It’s a poignant scene familiar to anyone who has watched “Titanic” — as the doomed ship slides into the icy waters, musicians perform one last time for the passengers, playing with stoic resolve until the final hour. None of the ...
Wallace Hartley had become a celebrity in musical circles in Britain and had just recently landed his most important gig as a professional musician. Now he had the chance to work as bandmaster on the maiden voyage of “the ship of dreams,” …
... Titanic Society told Metro: ‘The significance of Wallace Hartley and Titanic’s Band are undoubted and their fame assured in history. ‘While there still is vigorous debate about the authenticity of this violin, which hopefully may be …
LONDON - The violin played by the bandmaster of the Titanic as the liner sank beneath the waves is to go on display at a museum marking the tragedy in Northern Ireland, officials said Monday. The instrument belonging to Wallace Hartley …
A violin believed to have played on the Titanic before the doomed vessel sank beneath the waves has sold for 900,000 pounds (some $1.45 million) at auction. An unidentified bidder on Saturday won the violin, whose metal fixtures appear …
The violin from the music band that continued to play even as the Titanic sank has been found. The instrument was handed over to the musician's fiancée after he died on the ship. Tests are being conducted to check whether the violin