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Another string to her bow

posted 24 Nov 2011, 09:20 by David Rintoul

Virtuoso violinist Nicola Benedetti received an Honorary Degree on Wednesday 23rd November from the University of Edinburgh.

Ms Benedetti was awarded a Doctor of Music.

Scots-born Ms Benedetti, who is proud of her Italian heritage, is a patron of a University of Edinburgh scheme to provide scholarships for postgraduate Italian Studies students.

Source: Evening News