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Cops recover Milwaukee Symphony concertmaster’s 300-year-old violin

In a stirring finale after a discordant series of events, US police recovered a rare Stradivarius violin that had been snatched from the concert master of the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra. A photo of the gleaming, 300-year-old instrument resting on a velvet cloth under a massive Milwaukee Police badge was issued…

Stolen Stradivarius recovered after three-year search

Police said Tuesday they have recovered a rare Stradivarius violin worth £1.2 million that was stolen from its owner in a London railway cafe in 2010. Thieves took the antique instrument, which was made in 1696, and two bows from Korean-born violinist Min-Jin Kym as she ate at London’s Euston…