Music of the Heart (1999)

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  • Fifty Violins Working
  • 50 Violins Working


Drama. When Roberta Guaspari's husband, a naval officer, leaves her and their two children for another woman, she is devastated. At a loss as to how to rebuild her life, she finds herself teaching violin, which she studied as a child, at a school in East Harlem. Although at first daunted by the task, she is able to gain the children's attention and their enthusiasm, and as the years pass the classes become a very valued feature at several inner city schools.

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