Absolutely radical (with video): Teenage musician tells students we all need to 'chase our dreams'
Violin prodigy shares love of classical music
BENA - Chad Hoopes comes across as a typical 17-year-old. He enjoys listening to musical artist Adele, frequently uses the word "cool," and talks about wanting to see new places like Australia.
But when he drew his 300-year-old violin to his chin and began to play for students at the Bug-O-Nay-Ge-Shig School on Wednesday, Hoopes was anything but ordinary.
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