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Black Violin's next project is not about the instruments

Black Violin’s performance Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Wharton Center for Performing Arts will include new tracks from its forthcoming album “Take the Stairs,” making East Lansing one of the first cities to experience the duo’s latest genre-bending project.  
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