There are so few musical geniuses around that we can’t afford to ignore any of them: Here’s one who plays the violin in a jazz mode and registers unusually high on the wow meter, offering between song banter so funny that he’d be a first-rate entertainer even if he had never picked up an instrument. Think Jack Benny, if Benny could really play the violin.
Wed., Jan. 29, 1 p.m., 2014
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