I think it would be very nice to have an official or semi-official "Violin Day". It could draw attention to the violin from a wider audience. If to have one, I would suggest February 2. I don't see why the groundhog should 'hog' the whole day to himself. Not when two of the greatest legends of violin playing, Fritz Kreisler and Jascha Heifetz, were both born on 2/2 (K on 2/2/1875, and H on 2/2/1901). Despite their age difference, they were friends, and admired one another enormously. I don't know how one makes such a thing "official" or if that matters too much. But anyway, what say ye all?
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