July 9, 2011
Nicole Peragine has been playing the viola since she was in fourth grade, despite having 70 percent hearing loss as a child.
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Nicole Peragine can play beautiful music. Standing in the orchestra room at Pinecrest High School, the 25-year-old orchestra director and teacher cradles her viola in the crook of her neck as she glides her bow across the instrument’s strings.