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Viola Joke

Main Text: “Why does a viola make for better firewood than a violin? Because it burns longer.” Background: The informant who told me the joke is a man in his early 20s. He grew up in childhood in Southern California and now attends school at the New England Conservatory of music. He is currently earning… Continue Reading »

Viola Joke

Main Text: “What’s the difference between the first and last stand of the viola section? About half a bar.” Background: The informant who told me the joke is a man in his early 20s. He grew up in childhood in Southern California and now attends school at the New England Conservatory of music. He is… Continue Reading »