Music is medicine. Music changes us. As musicians we take something that exists within all of us at our very fundamental core - our emotions - and through our artistic lens, we are able to shape those emotions into reality'

LA Philharmonic violinist Robert Gupta gives a TED Talk about a violin lesson he once gave to Juilliard-trained schizophrenic double bassist Nathaniel Ayers, and what this taught Gupta about the power of music to heal mental trauma.

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