Published May 05, 2013
Yes, the violin that had played the tune of "Nearer, My God, To Thee" as passengers fled to safety, or death on the Titanic still exists.
Published April 27, 2013
Why did the Titanic’s eight musicians continue to play on the deck even as the ship was going down?
Published April 09, 2012
Why the Titanic’s eight musicians continued to play on the deck even as the ship was going down is a frequently asked question. I believe the band took the courageous decision to play because of the moral character of their leader, the violinist Wallace Hartley.