Here we go again: Canadian Customs seize concertmaster’s violin and bowsmain
We are informed that the Canada Border Services have impounded a violin and three bows belonging to Yosuke Kawasaki, a Japanese-American violinist who has served since 2007 as concertmaster of the National Arts Center orchestra in Ottawa.
Yosuke is accused of failing to declare them and is facing a C$120,000 fine.
Start the outrage now.
UPDATE on upcoming Court hearing here.