Paganini performed on Guarneri del Gesù 'Prince Doria' violin, 1734

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Dan Zhu performs Paganini's Cantabile on the Guarneri del Gesù 'Prince Doria' violin, 1734 in November 2015. The instrument is on display at the Museo del Violino in Cremona, Italy.

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