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Germany: 83-year-old saxophonist lifting spirits in quarantined Bavarian city02:17

Germany: 83-year-old saxophonist lifting spirits in quarantined Bavarian city

Germany, Wuerzburg
April 02, 2020 at 14:18 GMT +00:00 · Published

An 83-year-old resident of Wuerzburg in Bavaria was filmed playing saxophone from his window on Thursday, a day after the German state extended its coronavirus lockdown until at least April 19.

Kurt Emmerich, a musician with 70 years of experience, has been performing daily from his apartment since the restrictions were imposed.

On Wednesday, Bavaria's Minister-President Markus Soeder announced the lockdown will continue through the Easter holidays.

Germany: 83-year-old saxophonist lifting spirits in quarantined Bavarian city02:17
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An 83-year-old resident of Wuerzburg in Bavaria was filmed playing saxophone from his window on Thursday, a day after the German state extended its coronavirus lockdown until at least April 19.

Kurt Emmerich, a musician with 70 years of experience, has been performing daily from his apartment since the restrictions were imposed.

On Wednesday, Bavaria's Minister-President Markus Soeder announced the lockdown will continue through the Easter holidays.

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